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OTC medicines are accessible, affordable, and trusted solutions that provide $146 billion in value to the U.S. healthcare system annually.

Jul 31, 2020

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Ever $1 spent on OTC medicines saves the U.S. healthcare system more than $7.

Jul 31, 2020

Press Releases and Statements

CHPA released the following statement in response to the CDC Viewpoints article titled, “Prevention of Unintentional Medication Overdose Among Children,” published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Jul 28, 2020

Press Releases and Statements

The results of nearly all recent observational studies of patients from around the world diagnosed with COVID-19 show no association between exposure to NSAIDs (including ibuprofen) and worsening clinical outcomes.

Jun 23, 2020

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What follows is a timeline for implementation of OTC monograph reform under HR 748, also known as the CARES Act.

Jun 23, 2020

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Over-the-counter medicines save the U.S. healthcare system billions annually.

Jun 1, 2020

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Your neighborhood drugstore is waiting for you. If over-the-counter medicines weren't available, 27 million people would tough it out and not seek treatment.

Jun 1, 2020

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Nicotine replacement therapy saves our healthcare system $1.3 billion per year.

Jun 1, 2020

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