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The FDA's Best Tips For Avoiding Drug Master File Setbacks

Executive Summary

Impurity assessment and starting materials justification are the top reasons for deficiencies related to Type II drug master files in first-cycle DMF reviews while the US FDA continues to see "hidden facilities" that are listed in DMFs but not the ANDAs they are linked with.

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