FDA Consumer Health Information Updates
When operated unsafely, or without certain controls, the highly-concentrated light from lasersâ€”even those in toysâ€”can be dangerous, causing serious eye injuries and even blindness. FDA has issued draft guidance on the safety of toy laser products to protect children from harm.
Got questions about the foods, drugs and other issues involving your pet? FDA's Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) may be able to answer them. Read these seven frequently asked questions, and CVM's answers.
FDA officials are concerned over the marketing of fetal keepsake videos and over-the-counter Doppler ultrasound heartbeat monitors.
FDA warns consumers about an undeclared ingredient in a coffee drink, a risk of infection from a children’s supplement, and a sexual enhancement product that contains the active ingredient found in Viagra.
The Food and Drug Administration is helping women and their health care providers to learn more about the effects of medicines during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Pregnant women who are prescribed a drug may worry of the potential impact on their developing fetuses. FDAÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s pregnancy registries can help ease that worry.