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Astringent regulation

This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet

Executive Summary

Final rule revising astringent drug products labeling, making small packaging exemptions consistent with OTC skin protectant drug products final rule became effective Oct. 27. The direct final rule amends regulation by establishing conditions under which OTC skin protectant astringent drug products are generally recognized as safe and effective and not misbranded. FDA published rule in June 13 Federal Register (1"The Tan Sheet" June 16, 2003, p. 10)...

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