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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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Without OTC medicines, 90 percent of consumers would have gone to the doctor instead.

Jun 1, 2020

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Thirty-four billion is saved in workplace productivity because OTC medicines make you feel better.

Jun 1, 2020

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Help reduce the national debt. Every $1 spent on OTC medicines saves the U.S. healthcare system more than $7.

Jun 1, 2020

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Save the doctor for the serious stuff. Over-the-counter medicines save the U.S. healthcare system billions annually.

Jun 1, 2020

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

Jun 1, 2020

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