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Access to Medical Treatment Act - HR 2085/SB 1410

We are now focusing our energies on achieving passage of the Access to Medical Treatment Act - HR 2085/SB 1410, which states specifically that individuals can use unapproved medical devices and drugs, so long as they follow the consumer protection measures outlined in the bill. The legislation allows for interstate shipment of unapproved drugs and devices, and protects practitioners who prescribe unapproved drugs, if the practitioners meet the informed consent and other stringent requirements that are designed to protect patients; improve access to safe and effective treatments; and gather data on those therapies and devices. We believe this bill will put the decision-making authority back where it belongs: between the patient and the practitioner. It will also significantly broaden the options available to American consumers, and ensure that they receive these therapies under carefully prescribed circumstances.

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