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Prescription Drugs

Lea en español Before a prescription drug can be marketed and sold to the American public, it must be approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (the FDA). Companies that seek FDA approval of a prescription drug must first conduct laboratory and animal tests. If these studies indicate that the drug is safe and […]

Kugel Mesh Patch

Lea en español Kugel Mesh Patch The Bard® Composix® Kugel® Mesh Patch, also known as the Kugel Hernia Patch, is a medical device that uses a tension-free mesh repair technique, which can significantly reduce operating time and postoperative pain from hernia surgery. In December 2005, manufacturer Davol Inc. recalled the patch because the FDA reported […]