Recently the FDA has announced a policy restricting the use of Estriol, an estrogen produced by the human body. At the same time, no reason for this capricious policy has been cited. However, in recent years the FDA has tried to adopt other strange policies restricting patient access to compounded medications, and has lost in both the Federal and Supreme Courts. The FDA’s position is especially strange because of a lack of evidence to support any such decision, and might be related to pressure from drug companies. Synthetic hormone manufacturer Wyeth has been involved in previous attempts because... (Read More ...)