How can I find out if a drug is manufactured in the U.S.?

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Drug manufacturers have different manufacturing facilities all over the world. It is difficult to determine which brands are manufactured in the United States. FDA-approved medications that are manufactured in other countries and then imported for sale in the United States have the same FDA manufacturing requirements and inspections that are required by United States manufacturing facilities. The FDA has regulations and inspections in place to make sure that these medications sold in the United States are safe and effective.

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Prescription and OTC drugs marketed in the United States go through a review and testing process by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Dosage, side effects, manufacturing and safety are evaluated through this process. Familia...

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