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Declaring Victory: How FDA Releases REMS

This article was originally published in RPM Report

Executive Summary

There is a new category of FDA action letter: a REMS release. Dozens of sponsors of “MedGuide-only” REMS received them after an FDA policy change. But now, FDA is issuing them regularly to sponsors whose communication plans have met their goals – or at least run their course.

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