In this category, you will find an alphabetical list of important medical products.
A medical product is an instrument, device, gadget, tool or medication that is used within the medical profession. Medical products can be used to diagnose, prevent and treat physical and mental conditions or ailments. Medical devices, drugs, biologics and cosmetics are all considered medical products. Drugs and biologics help prevent or treat disease through a chemical process that takes place in the body.
Medical devices work through physical or mechanical processes. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is responsible for evaluating and reporting on the safety of medical products. The FDA maintains medication guides, drug indexes, medical device safety information and warnings about dietary supplements, among other things.
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