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Press Releases and Statements

CHPA welcomes Church & Dwight, Co., Inc., Bridges Consumer Healthcare, and Rhinomed Inc. as its newest manufacturer members of the association.

Feb 22, 2021

Press Releases and Statements

Recent media reports have cited infectious disease experts who recommend against premedicating with over-the-counter (OTC) pain relievers, like those containing acetaminophen and ibuprofen, when getting a COVID-19 vaccine.

Feb 4, 2021

Video

Cindy Sanders discusses a recent study examining the growing interest in OTC access to oral contraceptives.

Jan 8, 2021

Research Reports

CHPA’s “Insights with Impact” series features Cindy Sanders, Co-Publisher/Managing Editor of Nashville Medical News, who discusses the growing interest in over-the-counter access to oral contraceptives.

Jan 8, 2021

Article

For its annual year-in-review series, Chain Drug Review featured CHPA's President & CEO, Scott Melville, who offered industry insights from last year and thoughts on the outlook for 2021.

Jan 7, 2021

Submission

Supply chain resilience is essential to assure consumer healthcare products Americans depend on remain widely available, including in times of disease outbreaks or global crises.

Dec 23, 2020

Article

We want to thank you, our members, for your patience and understanding during difficult times. Here you may find up to date information about our event offerings for 2021.

Dec 17, 2020

Press Releases and Statements

The results of the 2020 National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and University of Michigan’s Monitoring the Future survey shows more teens reported using OTC cough medicine containing DXM to get high than in 2019.

Dec 15, 2020

Submission

As FDA is recognized as an authoritative body by Proposition 65, we believe that OEHHA should await the outcome of FDA's review rather than bringing BP-3 to the DARTIC for review.

Nov 16, 2020

Submission

These comments address titanium dioxide nanoparticles, which serve an important function in numerous consumer products, including sunscreens.

Nov 16, 2020

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