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Over-the-counter medicines save the U.S. healthcare system billions annually.
Jun 1, 2020
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.
Nicotine replacement therapy saves our healthcare system $1.3 billion per year.
If OTC medicines weren't available, 27 million people would tough it out and not seek treatment.
Sniffles don't require a waiting room. Without over-the-counter medicines, 90% of consumers would have gone to the doctor instead.
Get more work done when you use over-the-counter medicines. Thirty-four billion is saved in workplace productivity because over-the-counter medicines make you feel better.
Without OTC medicines, 90 percent of consumers would have gone to the doctor instead.
Thirty-four billion is saved in workplace productivity because OTC medicines make you feel better.
On behalf of the Consumer Healthcare Products Association, enclosed herein are comments on the 2019 revised draft guidance document as well as FDA’s decision to revoke CPG 400.400.
May 19, 2020
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