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FDA wants to reduce the amount of nicotine in cigarettes

05:39 EDT 31 Jul 2017 | Pharmafile

The FDA has reputation worldwide as being a standard bearer when it comes to regulating the safety of products and yet it finds itself curiously hamstrung in its interactions with the tobacco industry.

As nations around the world begin to find innovative means of curbing numbers of smokers, particularly in terms of plain packaging, the FDA cannot have the same impact in the US due to the first amendment protecting advertising rights.

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