The recently passed Drug Quality
and Security Act gave the FDA increased authority over compounding pharmacies,
and the agency responded by trying to regulate estriol, other hormones, and hundreds of other vital compounded medications
out of existence.
A provision in the omnibus bill
that was just passed to fund the government will do much to curtail the FDA’s
aggression. The provision covers three key areas: “Office use,” the
controversial Memorandum of Understanding that states would be forced to sign,
and compounded ingredients on the bulk drug list. The new provision will
restore much of the good that compounding pharmacies are able to do with their
Please thank Congress for this new
provision and tell them how much you care about saving estriol, other hormones, and hundreds of other vital compounded medications.
Please personalize and add your own
comments if you have time!
Thank You for Including the Compounding Provision in the Omnibus Spending Bill
Dear [Decision Maker],
Sincerely,[Your Name] [Your Address] [City, State ZIP]