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Information for Healthcare Professionals

Revised: 21 February 2017

This section provides information useful to healthcare professionals.

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Medsafe Advice

15 February 2017 Consultation Addition of warning statements on labels of topical miconazole containing medicines available without prescription
8 February 2017 Consumer Information Medicines for Gout (PDF 249 KB, 2 pages)
2 February 2017 Educational Material Gardasil 9 - Questions and Answers
10 January 2017 Dear Healthcare Professional Letter Erivedge (PDF 110 KB, 2 pages) - Extension of Pregnancy Prevention Duration for Women of Childbearing Potential and Interval before Blood Donation and Lactation
9 January 2017 Committees Medicines Classification Committee - Minutes for the 57th meeting - 1 November 2016
23 December 2016 Committees Medicines Adverse Reactions Committee - Minutes for the 168th meeting - 1 December 2016
20 December 2016 Committees Medicines Classification Committee - Dates and Deadlines

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Education and Information

How medicines are classified, guidance for natural health practitioners and data sheets.

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Safety

Safety related information on medicines and medical devices including recalls, early warnings and adverse reactions.

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Responsibilities

Healthcare professionals responsibilities with regard to the use of medicines and medical devices on patients.

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Report a Problem

How to report quality and safety concerns with medicines and medical devices.

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