False and Misleading Advertising: (prescription Tranquilizing Drugs)

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Page 189 - ASSOCIATION (AMA) seeks to promote the science and art of medicine and the betterment of public health.
Page 158 - ... the extent to which the labeling fails to reveal facts material in the light of such representations or material with respect to consequences which may result from the use of the article to which the labeling relates under the conditions of use prescribed in the labeling thereof or under such conditions of use as are customary or usual.
Page 144 - ... components of such drug; (3) a full statement of the composition of such drug; (4) a full description of the methods used in, and the facilities and controls used for, the manufacture, processing, and packing of such drug; (5) such samples of such drug and of the articles used as components thereof as the Secretary may require; and (6) specimens of the labeling proposed to be used for such drug.
Page 175 - Not primarily for the benefit of the author, but primarily for the benefit of the public, such rights are given. Not that any particular class of citizens, however worthy, may benefit, but because the policy is believed to be for the benefit of the great body of the people, in that it will stimulate writing and invention, to give some bonus to authors and inventors.
Page 144 - ... a full list of the articles used as components of such drug; (3) a full statement of the composition of such drug; (4) a full description of the methods used in, and the facilities and controls used for, the manufacture, processing, and packing of such drug...
Page 144 - Secretary as a part of the application (1) full reports of investigations which have been made to show whether or not such drug is safe for use...
Page 177 - In short, we must often, in deciding questions of this sort, look to the nature and objects of the selections made, the quantity and value of the materials used, and the degree in which the use may prejudice the sale, or diminish the profits, or supersede the objects of the original work.
Page 234 - Such studies, however, no matter how carefully done, suffer from the limitation that the relationship existing between the number of persons hospitalized for a given disorder and the number of persons in the population with the same disorder who never reach a mental hospital is not known. Hospitalization rates are a resultant...
Page 192 - The function of the Council on Drugs is to examine and evaluate available evidence relating to the actions, uses, dosage, hazards, and other pertinent properties of drugs and to encourage rational therapy by timely, informative reports to the medical profession.

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