The Heart for Drug Analysis and Analysis (CDER) performs a vital public well being activity by ensuring that protected and efficient medication can be found to enhance the well being of individuals in the USA.

As a part of the U.S. Meals and Drug Administration (FDA), CDER regulates over-the-counter and prescribed drugs, together with organic therapeutics and generic medication. This work covers extra than simply medicines. For instance, fluoride toothpaste, antiperspirants, dandruff shampoos and sunscreens are all thought of medication.

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