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1906 Pure Food and Drug Act "PFDA"
Required all foods and drugs to meet a standard of strength and purity
1914 Harrison Narcotic Act
Regulated drugs that produced or sustained physical or psychological dependence
1938 Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA)
Requires that Manufacturers of drugs and cosmetics must prove that their products are safe and Medical devices must be proved effective. Gives the FDA authority to remove products from the marketplace
1952 The Durham-Humphrey Amendments to the FFDCA
clarified distinction of prescription and OTC drugs

Required a physicians consent in order to dispense refills
1962 The Kewfauver-Harris Amendments to the FFDCA
required drug manufactures to prove the safety and efficiency of their products before approval
Hazardous substance Labeling act
1970 Poison prevention packaging act
requires childproofing laws
Hazardous substance Labeling act
1970 Controlled substance act (CSA)
Classification of drugs based of potential for abuse. Class drugs
JCAHO: Joint commission on accreditation of health care organizations
Mission: to improve the quality of care provided to the general public
1990 Omnibus Budget Reconciliation act (OBRA 90)
required pharmacists to offer counseling to Medicaid regarding medications
Anabolic Steroid Control Act
Places "any drug or hormone substances chemically and pharmacy related to testosterone under regulatory provisions"
1997 FDA Modernization Act
Changed the legend requirements to "RX only" to be phased in by February 2003
Sedatative Hypnotics
Uses: for insomnia
Benzodiazepines
Hypnotic Flurazepam (Dalmane), Alprazolam (Xanax), Lorazepam (Ativan), Diazepam (Valium), Oxazepam (Serax), Midazolam (Versed), Temazepam (Restoril), Triazolam (Halcion),
Barbiturates
Hypnotic Secobarbital (Seconal)
Miscellaneous: Hypnotics
Zolpidem Tartrate (Ambien)
Skeletal Muscle Relaxant
Relieves muscle spasms associated with inflammation and injury, used in Cerebral Palacy or Multiple Sclerosis
Skeletal Muscle Relaxant drugs
Diazepam (Valium)
Sedatative HypnoticsUses
Insomnia
Benzodiazepines
Hypnotic
Barbiturates
Hypnotic
Miscellaneous: Hypnotics
Zolpidem Tartrate (Ambien)
Skeletal Muscle Relaxant
Relieves muscle spasms associated with inflammation and injury, used in Cerebral Palacy or Multiple Sclerosis
Skeletal Muscle Relaxant drugs
Diazepam (Valium)
Sedatative HypnoticsUses
Insomnia
Benzodiazepines
Hypnotic Flurazepam (Dalmane) Alprazolam (Xanax) Lorazepam (Ativan) Diazepam (Valium) Oxazepam (Serax) Midazolam (Versed)
Barbiturates
Hypnotic
Miscellaneous: Hypnotics
Zolpidem Tartrate (Ambien)
Skeletal Muscle Relaxant
Relieves muscle spasms associated with inflammation and injury, used in Cerebral Palacy or Multiple Sclerosis
Skeletal Muscle Relaxant drugs
Diazepam (Valium)
Sedatative HypnoticsUses
Insomnia
Benzodiazepines
Hypnotic Flurazepam (Dalmane) Alprazolam (Xanax) Lorazepam (Ativan) Diazepam (Valium) Oxazepam (Serax) Midazolam (Versed) Temazepam (Restoril) Triazolam (Halcion)
Barbiturates
Hypnotic Secobarbital (Seconal)
Miscellaneous: Hypnotics
Zolpidem Tartrate (Ambien) Chloral Hydrate (Noctec) Alcohol Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)
Skeletal Muscle Relaxant
Relieves muscle spasms associated with inflammation and injury, used in Cerebral Palacy or Multiple Sclerosis
Skeletal Muscle Relaxant drugs
Diazepam (Valium) Cyclobenzaprine (Flexeril) Methocarbamol (Robaxin) Baclofen (Lioresal) Chlorzoxazone (Parafon Forte)
Sedatative HypnoticsUses
Insomnia
Benzodiazepines
Hypnotic Flurazepam (Dalmane) Alprazolam (Xanax) Lorazepam (Ativan) Diazepam (Valium) Oxazepam (Serax) Midazolam (Versed) Temazepam (Restoril) Triazolam (Halcion)
Barbiturates
Hypnotic Secobarbital (Seconal) Amobarbital (Amytal) Penotobarbitol (Nembutal) Primidone (Mysoline)
Miscellaneous: Hypnotics
Zolpidem Tartrate (Ambien) Chloral Hydrate (Noctec) Alcohol Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)
Skeletal Muscle Relaxant
Relieves muscle spasms associated with inflammation and injury, used in Cerebral Palacy or Multiple Sclerosis
Skeletal Muscle Relaxant drugs
Diazepam (Valium) Cyclobenzaprine (Flexeril) Methocarbamol (Robaxin) Baclofen (Lioresal) Chlorzoxazone (Parafon Forte)