Strep Pharyngitis Drugs Should Be Compared To Penicillin - FDA Cmte.
When sponsors of new drugs for the treatment of streptococcal pharyngitis/tonsillitis use penicillin as the comparator agent, they should only be required to conduct one adequate and well controlled trial, FDA's Anti-Infective Drugs Advisory Committee recommended at a July 30 meeting to discuss a series of recent FDA draft guidances.
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