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Package Insert

Similar or Alternative Terms Meaning the Same Thing Also called prescribing information, product information, product labeling, and the PI
Related Term(s) Labeling, Product Labeling

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The FDA approved label is the official description of a drug product which includes indication (what the drug is used for); who should take it; adverse events (side effects); instructions for uses in pregnancy, children, and other populations; and safety information for the patient. Labels are often found inside drug product packaging, hence "package insert."

The Package Inset includes the most complete information about a prescription drug. It includes technical information about the chemistry of the drug, its proper use overall and in specific types of patients, and details about possible side effects. It is written for healthcare providers. When FDA approves a drug for marketing, it also approves the prescribing information/package insert.

Source: FDA


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