July 5, 2019

What to Know about the Dangers of the Drug Nuplazid

There is increasing concern over the new drug Nuplazid that was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Association (FDA) in June of 2016. Nuplazid was granted a fast track approval by the FDA through a process known as Breakthrough Therapy. Breakthrough Therapy is a Congress approved initiative that allows FDA officials to approve a…

August 24, 2018

Are Dangerous Drugs Making Their Way to the Market Via FDA Fast Track?

The drug Nuplazid made its way to the market by taking advantage of the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) “fast track” approval system known as “Breakthrough Therapy.” This system is designed to speed up the FDA approval process for new forms of treatment based on minimal clinical data. Nuplazid was granted the Breakthrough Therapy designation…