Off-Label Drugs and Medical Devices: Get the Facts
Published: Oct 02, 2007
Drugs and medical devices are sometimes used off-label. See what it means when you're prescribed a drug or medical device for off-label use. You've heard the term "off-label" used to describe the drug you've been prescribed. Or maybe you had a stent inserted after your heart attack and now are reading that some stents are used off-label.