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16 October 2017 Consumer Information Leaflets Taking metformin for gestational diabetes (PDF 255 KB, 2 pages)
11 October 2017 Committees Comments on agenda for the 59th Medicines Classification Committee meeting
11 October 2017 Medicines Medsafe’s performance against evaluation timeframes 2016
9 October 2017 Vacancies Advisor/Senior Advisor Pharmacovigilance
2 October 2017 About Medsafe Notice of Medsafe Office Closure Christmas/New Year 2017/2018
29 Sepember 2017 Committees Minutes of the 171st meeting of the Medicines Adverse Reactions Committee - 14 September 2017
29 September 2017 Media Releases Medsafe highlights the dangers of purchasing medicines over the internet
26 September 2017 Consultations Outcome of consultation on change to warning statements on labels of oral non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) available without a prescription
22 September 2017 Alert Communication Consumer Level Recall - Maxiclear Sinus & Pain Relief and Maxiclear Cold & Flu Relief
7 September 2017 Publications Prescriber Update 38(3) September 2017
25 August 2017 Monitoring Communications Watch out for INR changes when direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) are used concomitantly with warfarin
22 August 2017 Committees Medicines Adverse Reactions Committee - Agenda for the 171st meeting - 14 September 2017
21 August 2017 Alert Communication Gadolinium based contrast agents for MRI and retention of gadolinium in the brain
15 August 2017 Committees Medicines Classification Committee - Dates and Deadlines
15 August 2017 Committees Medicines Classification Committee - Agenda for the 59th meeting
14 August 2017 Committees Medicines Adverse Reactions Committee - Vacancy
10 August 2017 Committees Recent New Zealand Gazette Notices Relating to Classification
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