Posts Tagged Food and Drug Administration

India’s Bharat Biotech applies for EUA in Phl for COVID-19 vaccines

Aileen Cerrudo   •   January 21, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — Indian biotechnology company Bharat Biotech has applied for Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) in the country for its COVID-19 vaccine. The Food and Drug Administration, in a message, has...

FDA clarifies issuance of EUA of vaccine manufacturers not delayed

Aileen Cerrudo   •   January 12, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has clarified there is no delay in the issuance of the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to vaccine manufacturers. FDA Director General...

FDA reports case of heart blockage in teen after using vape juice with Cannabis

Marje Pelayo   •   January 8, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday (January 6) released their findings on the life-threatening case of a 17-year-old male that had a history of vaping...

Probe on PSG COVID-19 vaccination to push through – FDA

Robie de Guzman   •   January 6, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday said it will push through with its investigation into the unauthorized inoculation of COVID-19 vaccine to some members of...

FDA may issue emergency use authorization for Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine by January or February

Robie de Guzman   •   December 28, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine government is looking to issue by January or February an emergency use authorization (EUA) for the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech, the Food...

Duterte willing to get COVID-19 vaccine once OK’d by FDA – Palace

Robie de Guzman   •   December 7, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte is prepared to get inoculated once the vaccines against novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) have been approved for emergency use by local regulators, Malacañang said...

FDA reiterates COVID-19 vaccination non-mandatory

Aileen Cerrudo   •   December 4, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reiterated that vaccination will not be mandatory once a COVID-19 vaccine becomes available in the country. FDA Director General Eric Domingo...

Duterte authorizes FDA to issue emergency use of COVID-19 vaccines

Robie de Guzman   •   December 3, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has allowed the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to issue emergency use authorization (EUA) for COVID-19 vaccines and drugs that are expected to be...

US FDA authorizes first COVID-19 kit for self-testing at home

Robie de Guzman   •   November 18, 2020

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it has approved the first novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) diagnostic test for self-testing at home. In a statement issued on Tuesday, the...

FDA warns against purchase, use of certain brands of KN95, surgical masks

Marje Pelayo   •   November 17, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned all healthcare professionals and the general public not to purchase and use medical devices such as protective masks that...

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