Homeopathy has been in use since the 18th century, is overwhelmingly safe, and has substantial evidence proving its efficacy. Yet the federal government is in the process of upending decades of safe and successful regulation of homeopathy. These changes could mean consumers would lose access to medicines they rely on to stay healthy.
ANH-USA is fighting to make sure consumers can choose homeopathy. We’re also educating the public about this valuable form of medicine to correct misconceptions, making the case that homeopathy has a rightful place in 21st century medicine.
- ANH supported an amendment by Rep. Andy Biggs to remove FDA funding to finalize the homeopathy draft guidance.
- Within a few days, ANH and other homeopathy group supporters sent 70,000 letters to Congress in support of the amendment.
Nov 21, 2019 212
The agency is doubling down on a bad guidance that endangers access to important medicines. Action Alert! Recently, the FDA announced the withdrawal of Compliance Policy Guide 400.400, a document that had been in place since 1988 and which established the agency’s enforcement policies regarding...
Mar 23, 2019 41
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Aug 23, 2018 24
The FDA is threatening homeopathy’s future. Here’s how we can save it. Action Alert! The FDA has proposed a new policy for regulating homeopathy—a policy which is a direct threat to many, many homeopathic medicines. To fully protect consumer access to these treatments, we need Congress t...
Aug 22, 2018 0
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Mar 15, 2018 24
The FDA wants to up-end the homeopathic industry—because it’s become too popular. Help us stop this insanity! Action Alert! The FDA has tossed out the guidance that previously governed homoeopathy and has proposed a new framework that threatens the entire industry. Long-time natural hea...
Jan 11, 2018 176
But not all will be pulled from the market, yet. Action Alert! The policy comes in the form of a guidance document, which lays out the FDA’s current position on the regulation of homeopathic drugs. In the guidance, the FDA says: Any homeopathic drug that has not been considered “general...
Nov 22, 2016 65
The FDA is no doubt pulling the strings on this. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently issued a policy statement explaining that the agency will hold efficacy and safety claims for over-the-counter (OTC) homeopathic drugs to the same standard as claims for other OTC drugs. This means homeopath...
Apr 7, 2015 1
The time to stop this is now, before it gains momentum! Action Alert! The FDA is holding a public hearing later this month to evaluate its enforcement policies for homeopathic drug products. It says the agency is seeking input on whether and how to adjust the policy to adjust for changes that may...
Apr 30, 2013 46
Let’s look at the science. (more…)...
Apr 9, 2013 139
Because homeopathic medicines are protected at the federal level, the attempt to eliminate them is coming at the state level. (more…)...