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Information for Consumers

Revised: 5 December 2017

Information that everyone should know about medicines and medical devices including updates on staying safe and healthy.


Things you should know

25 December 2018
- 5 January 2018
About Medsafe Notice of Medsafe Office Closure Christmas/New Year 2017/2018
13 December 2017 Safety Information Surgical Mesh Implants - Update
5 December 2017 Monitoring Communications Update - Possible risk of hypothyroidism in infants exposed to iodine-containing contrast agents
19 October 2017 Vaccine Safety Where can I find information about vaccines
16 October 2017 Consumer Information Leaflets Taking metformin for gestational diabetes (PDF 255 KB, 2 pages)
21 August 2017 Alert Communication Gadolinium based contrast agents for MRI and retention of gadolinium in the brain
7 July 2017 Alert Communication Use of Tramadol During Breastfeeding
12 May 2017 Monitoring Communication Direct-acting antiviral (DAA) regimens and liver failure

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