Unusual offer in antibiotic approval
To secure approval from the Food and Drug Administration for the livestock antibiotic Baytril, its manufacturer pledged to take prompt corrective action if the drug's use in cattle was found to pose a risk to public health.
FDA Center for Veterinary Medicine. 1998. CVM approves fluoroquinolone product for use in cattle. (Available at http://www.fda.gov/cvm/fda/infores/updates/fluoroquinolone.htm.)
Raloff, J. 1998. Drugged waters. Science News 153(March 21):187.
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