Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

The FDA (formally the US Food and Drug Administration) is a federal agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, responsible for enforcing the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, for protecting and promoting public health through the control and supervision of food safetytobacco products, dietary supplementsprescription and over-the-counter pharmaceutical drugs (medications), vaccinesbiopharmaceuticalsblood transfusionsmedical deviceselectromagnetic radiation emitting devices (ERED), cosmetics,  feeds and veterinary products.

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