Rep. Weiss' (D-N.Y.) L-tryptophan hearing
FDA's "failure to aggressively regulate the dietary supplement L-tryptophan" will be the subject of a July 18 House Government Operations/Human Resources and Intergovernmental Relations Subcommittee meeting. The hearing will focus on whether more aggressive FDA action could have prevented the 1989 outbreak of Eosinophilia Myalgia Syndrome linked to L-tryptophan.
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