First Automated Insulin Delivery Device Gets FDA Approval

The FDA has just approved the first automated insulin delivery device for patients 14 years and older with type 1 diabetes (T1D). Medtronic’s MiniMed 670G hybrid closed looped system, often referred to as an artificial pancreas, serves as an automatic glucose monitor...

FDA Approves Invokamet XR

RARITAN, N.J., September 21, 2016 – Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Janssen) announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Invokamet XR – a once-daily, fixed-dose combination therapy of canagliflozin and metformin hydrochloride...
Quality Risk Management

Quality Risk Management

Regardless of whether you are a member of a quality assurance department in the pharmaceutical industry or not, the term quality risk management (QRM) is likely familiar to you. This is because QRM, a systematic process that assesses risk to the quality of a drug...
All you need to know about medicines and drugs

All you need to know about medicines and drugs

Find out what you are taking with the “British Medical Association Concize Guide to the Medicines & Drugs”. Easy to read, it gives you all the vital information you need to know on today’s most common drugs. The book is divided into three parts. The first part is...