FDA approves new breast implants by Allergan, requires post-approval studies

February 20, 2013 by Arezu Sarvestani

Aesthetic products maker Allergan lands FDA approval for a new silicon gel-filled breast implant, on the condition that the company conduct post-approval studies to keep an eye on the long-term safety and effectiveness of the device.

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Aesthetic medical device giant Allergan (NYSE:AGN) won FDA approval this week for a new generation of its Natrelle silicon gel-filled breast implants.

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