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The Food and Drug Administration in October issued 325 complete response letters to 325 abbreviated new drug applications and approved or tentatively approved 101 applications, Regulatory Focus observes. These are the highest numbers in a single month since the enactment of Generic Drug User Fee Amendments.

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