Comments Submitted by Gluten Free Watchdog, LLC: FDA draft guidance: Evaluating the Public Health Importance of Food Allergens Other Than the Major Food Allergens Listed in the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act￼
To everyone who must follow a gluten-free diet for medical reasons or loves someone who does, please comment on this draft guidance.
You can access the guidance at https://www.fda.gov/regulatory-information/search-fda-guidance-documents/draft-guidance-fda-staff-and-stakeholders-evaluating-public-health-importance-food-allergens-other
You can comment at https://www.regulations.gov/commenton/FDA-2021-N-0553-0005
You can view comments posted to date at https://www.regulations.gov/docket/FDA-2021-N-0553/comments
This draft guidance is taking the preemptive position that FDA will NOT consider a petition asking FDA to establish regulatory requirements for gluten-containing grains under FALCPA standards because FDA will only consider regulating allergens that cause acute and […]