Revised: 13 March 2017
This section provides information useful to healthcare professionals.
|13 March 2017||Monitoring Communication||Viekira Pak and Viekira Pak-RBV – Possible effects on blood glucose control when used in patients with type 2 diabetes|
|8 March 2017||Committees||Addition to Agenda for the 58th meeting of the Medicines Classification Committee - 16 May 2017|
|2 March 2017||Monitoring Communication||Possible risk of hypothyroidism in infants exposed to iodine-containing contrast agents added to the medicines monitoring scheme|
|2 March 2017||Educational Material||Hydroxychloroquine - what you can expect when starting treatment (PDF 264 KB, 2 pages)|
|27 February 2017||Committees||Agenda for the 58th meeting of the Medicines Classification Committee - 16 May 2017|
|21 February 2017||Committees||Agenda for the 167th Medicines Adverse Reactions Committee meeting|
|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|
How medicines are classified, guidance for natural health practitioners and data sheets.
Safety related information on medicines and medical devices including recalls, early warnings and adverse reactions.
Healthcare professionals responsibilities with regard to the use of medicines and medical devices on patients.
How to report quality and safety concerns with medicines and medical devices.
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