The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Veterinary Medicine has a new database available that provides information on approved animal drugs. The database is called Animal Drugs @ FDA and it’s a publicly accessible Web-based application that’s available through
The database replaces the previous “Database of Approved Animal Drug Products,” or Green Book. It was a database that was previously developed and managed by the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine Drug Information Laboratory at
The new application allows users to search for detailed descriptions of all FDA-approved new animal drugs. The search tool allows users to conduct simple word searches. It is also capable of more complex searches through specific criteria, such as NADA/ANADA, the sponsor’s identification, ingredients, proprietary, dose form, route, species and indication.
Under the Generic Animal Drug and Patent Term Restoration Act,
To access the database, click here.