Have you or someone you know experienced a serious adverse reaction to a medication or supplement? Did you know you have the right and ability to report your experience to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)? You can do so through MedWatch, the name of the FDA’s program for monitoring events such as: serious reactions, product quality problems, therapeutic equivalence/failure, or product use errors.
Report problems with any of the following:
Additionally, you may take the form to your doctor or health care provider, who can give clinical information based on your electronic health record to help the FDA check your report. The FDA created online tutorials for people to learn more about the process. Paying attention to your body and communicating with your healthcare providers helps you become an active participant in your healthcare!
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