US FDA Considering Opioid Mail-Back Envelope Mandate, But Industry Has Heard This Before
Sponsors would be required to furnish patients with pre-paid envelopes to mail back unused opioid medications for disposal. Comments on FDA's proposal could follow industry concerns about burden on health care system voiced when the idea was floated in 2018.
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Financial model is not adequate right now, FDA Commissioner Robert Califf says, so the agency may make regulatory changes to motivate sponsors.
Financial model isn't adequate currently, FDA Commissioner Robert Califf says, and agency may make regulatory changes to motivate sponsors.
The US Postal Service is suddenly a key cog in the US public health infrastructure – but don’t expect FDA to mandate mail-back packaging on opioids right away.