FDA cannot withdraw approval of a new animal drug until the legally-mandated process is complete
In its response to CSPI, the FDA cited the withdrawal of Diethylstilbestrol DES in 1979, which took a full seven years to complete, and the withdrawal of enrofloxacin in poultry, which took almost five years and cost FDA approximately $3.3 million.
Online Global DES Health History Survey Calling all DES Mothers, Daughters and Sons! Did you take part in the new 2012 Diethylstilbestrol health history survey created by DES Action USA and open to all DES-exposed individuals worldwide.
DES Daughters What is a DES Daughter? Who are they? Women born between 1938 and 1978, exposed to the anti miscarriage drug Diethylstilbestrol before birth (in the womb) are defined as DES Daughters.
DES Sons What is a DES Son? Who are they? Men born between 1938 and 1978, exposed to the anti miscarriage drug Diethylstilbestrol before birth (in the womb) are defined as DES Sons.