Published: 2 March 2017
Prescriber Update 38(1): 15
The early warning system provides current and historical information on safety concerns for medicines and medical devices. These warnings are intended to help consumers and healthcare professionals make informed decisions about their use of medicines and medical devices.
More information about the early warning system can be found on the Medsafe website (www.medsafe.govt.nz/Projects/B2/EWS.asp).
Consumer Information Leaflets provide information about medicines and medical devices or medical conditions to consumers.
|2 February 2017||Educational Material||Gardasil 9 Questions and Answers|
|31 January 2017||Link to Ministry of Health website||Clarification on the classification of Cannabidiol|
|11 January 2017||Publications||Medicines Classification - Oral Contraception Recommendation made|
|20 December 2016||Medical Devices||Reporting Adverse Events Associated With Medical Devices|
|1 December 2016||Safety Information||Guidance for Pharmacists Dispensing Prescriptions for Span-K|
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