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Press Releases and Statements

CHPA released the following statement in response to FDA’s warning that consumers avoid certain male enhancement and weight loss products sold by major online retailers due to hidden, potentially dangerous drug ingredients.

Dec 18, 2020

Press Releases and Statements

Today’s column in the Los Angeles Times is aligned with calls from responsible manufacturers in the dietary supplement industry who agree that regulations need to be modernized and strengthened.

Dec 15, 2020

Submission

Enclosed are comments regarding the OEHHA draft report entitled " Health Effects Assessment: Potential Neurobehavioral Effects of Synthetic Food Dyes in Children."

Nov 12, 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

OTC manufacturers share FDA’s commitment to providing consumers with products that are safe and effective.

Apr 2, 2020

Press Releases and Statements

Medical and patient groups, public health experts, FDA, and others join the Consumer Healthcare Products Association in opposing the addition of acetaminophen to the Proposition 65 list.

Jan 23, 2020

Press Releases and Statements

The 2019 results from the NIDA and University of Michigan’s annual drug abuse survey, Monitoring the Future, show that the number of teens using OTC cough medicine containing DXM to get high decreased slightly.

Dec 18, 2019

Press Releases and Statements

CHPA today applauds the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for enforcing existing provisions in the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act by sending warning letters to 15 companies illegally marketing cannabidiol products.

Nov 26, 2019

Press Releases and Statements

Today CHPA submitted a citizen petition to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration urging the agency to exercise its existing statutory authority to swiftly issue regulations that establish a clear pathway for manufacturers to lawfully market cannabidiol in dietary supplements. 

Nov 14, 2019

Press Releases and Statements

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer today signed HB 4412, legislation to combat teen abuse of OTC medicines containing the cough suppressant dextromethorphan (DXM).

Nov 14, 2019

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