Growing Forward 2 - Final Report - Page 25

EXTRA-LABEL DRUG USE For regulatory approval, veterinary drugs are subjected to extensive testing to demonstrate safety, efficacy and product quality (e.g. made under Good Manufacturing Practice Guidelines), as well as to establish meat and milk withdrawal times. The results of this research set a framework for drug labeling, including indications, species, dosage, frequency of treatments, duration of therapy, and route of administration. Any use that deviates from these parameters is considered extra-label drug use, and is common practice in both human and ve \