Compassionate use

What is Compassionate use?

Compassionate use definition and meaning on Health terms:
Method of providing an unlicensed medicine prior to final approval by a regulatory (competent) authority for use in humans. This procedure is used with very sick individuals who have no other treatment options. Often, case-by-case approval must be obtained for compassionate use of a medicine or therapy.

 

reference: https://www.eupati.eu/glossary/

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