Information for Consumers

Revised: 29 April 2014

Education and Information

Where to go for Information About Medicines

Who to ask and where to go when you need information about medicines.

Medsafe's Evaluation and Approval Process

An overview of how medicines are evaluated and approved for distribution in New Zealand.

Pharmacist Only Medicines

Information on medicines available without a prescription for sale only by a pharmacist.

Sale via Social Media

Information on the sale of medicines and medical devices via social media