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What fever is too high for a child? When is it time to take them to the doctor? Can you safely alternate between over-the-counter (OTC) fever reducers containing acetaminophen and ibuprofen? We've got four must-read fever treatment tips from a pediatrician at KnowYourOTCs.org.

Oct 5, 2020

Press Releases and Statements

CHPA shares FDA’s concern regarding news reports that teens are challenging each other on social media to misuse and abuse OTC medicines containing diphenhydramine, commonly used for allergy symptoms. 

Sep 25, 2020

Press Releases and Statements

CHPA released the following statement in response to ongoing efforts by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to keep hand sanitizers that contain harmful substances off the market.

Aug 13, 2020

Press Releases and Statements

Industry Experts Will Spotlight Emerging Trends in OTCs, Dietary Supplements, and Consumer Medical Devices

Aug 10, 2020

Press Releases and Statements

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association released the following statement in response to the Trump Administration’s “Buy American” Executive Order (EO) for essential pharmaceuticals.

Aug 6, 2020

Research Reports

Trends in newly expanded supplemental benefits show enrollment growth in plans that offer an over-the-counter (OTC) benefit.

Aug 1, 2020

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

Jul 31, 2020

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