An Alternative Perspective: Homeopathic Drugs, Royal Copeland, and Federal Drug Regulation
September 7, 2003 by

I. Introduction Since 1938, lawyers, doctors, homeopaths, historians, and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) officials have questioned the inclusion of the Homeopathic Pharmacopeia of the United States (HPUS) in the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FDCA). [1] The FDCA defines drug in a number of ways, the simplest being: “articles recognized in the official …