Posts Tagged FDA

COVID-19 vax did not cause stroke of vaccinee in Caloocan — DOH, FDA

Aileen Cerrudo   •   April 10, 2021

MANILA, Philippines—The Department of Health (DOH) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have clarified reports that a 54-year-old man from Caloocan City experienced a serious adverse event after his...

AstraZeneca vaccines may still be used on people above 60 years old — FDA

Robie de Guzman   •   April 9, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — Senior citizens (60 years and above) may still be inoculated with AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Friday. The FDA issued the clarification...

Ivermectin’s compassionate use permit not guarantee of efficacy vs COVID-19, FDA reiterates

Robie de Guzman   •   April 9, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday reiterated that the approval of a hospital’s application for compassionate use permit of anti-parasitic drug ivermectin against COVID-19 is...

FDA OKs hospital request for compassionate use of ivermectin vs COVID-19

Robie de Guzman   •   April 8, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday said it has approved a hospital’s application for compassionate use of anti-parasitic drug ivermectin to treat COVID-19. “Na-grant na...

FDA, not against ivermectin; insists registration process should be followed

Aileen Cerrudo   •   April 8, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has clarified that the agency is not against anti-parasite drug ivermectin, but it insists that there should still be a process...

FDA asks DOH to suspend AstraZeneca inoculation to persons aged 60 and below

Robie de Guzman   •   April 8, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Thursday said it has advised the Department of Health to temporarily stop giving AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines to persons aged 60...

FDA allows use of Sinovac vaccine on senior citizens

Robie de Guzman   •   April 7, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday announced that it has approved the use of CoronaVac COVID-19 vaccine, developed by China’s Sinovac BioTech, on senior citizens....

Ivermectin not yet registered for human use in PH; no sufficient data on COVID-19 treatment – FDA

Robie de Guzman   •   April 6, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Tuesday reiterated that ivermectin drug is not registered for human use to prevent or treat COVID-19 in the country. FDA...

Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen files EUA application for COVID-19 vaccine

Robie de Guzman   •   April 5, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – American drug firm Johnson & Johnson’s pharmaceutical arm, Janssen has submitted its application for emergency use authorization (EUA) for its COVID-19 vaccine, the Food and Drug Administration...

FDA warns public vs fake COVID-19 vaccines sold online

Robie de Guzman   •   March 31, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned the public against purchasing COVID-19 vaccines supposedly sold online. Dr. Oscar Gutierrez, FDA Field Regulatory Operations Deputy Director, said...

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