Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

U.S. Food & Drug Administration Webpage
Contains information for consumers, health professionals, and researchers on food, drugs, medical devices, cosmetics, radiation-emitting products, clinical trials, vaccines and biologics, and tobacco products. 

FDA 5 Things to Know about Delta-8 Tetrahydrocannabinol – Delta-8 THC
FDA consumer update about Delta-8 THC and the serious health risks it could present.

FDA Safety Communication: Pulse Oximeter Accuracy and Limitations
Provides recommendations for patients and caregivers as well as limitations of use.

FDA Resource Pages

FDA Blood Glucose Monitoring Devices Webpage
Provides an overview of how devices work, safety tips and alerts, and links to trending news on new devices and approvals.

FDA Medical Device Approvals Search Page
Provides information on medical devices approved by the FDA. Click on the year to see approvals by year.

MedWatch: The FDA Safety Information and Adverse Reporting Program
Provides information on labeling changes, drug prescribing information, medication Guides, safety Information from the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS), current Drug Shortages Index, recalled products, and an  FDA Guide to Drug Safety Terms.

Page Updated 8/4/22