Licence Changes & Product Updates

New warnings and restrictions for stimulant laxatives

New warnings and restrictions for stimulant laxatives

The MHRA has issued new safety warnings, revised recommended...

First SGLT2 inhibitor approved to treat diabetic kidney disease

First SGLT2 inhibitor approved to treat diabetic kidney disease

Canagliflozin (Invokana) can now be prescribed to slow...

New contraindication for co-cyprindiol

New contraindication for co-cyprindiol

Cyproterone-containing medicines are now contraindicated...

Uterine fibroid drug suspended over liver injury concerns

Uterine fibroid drug suspended over liver injury concerns

Healthcare professionals have been asked to stop prescribing...

Beta blocker overdose warning

Beta blocker overdose warning

The toxicity of a commonly prescribed beta blocker...

Three Insuman insulin presentations to be discontinued

Three Insuman insulin presentations to be discontinued

The Insuman range is being rationalised owing to manufacturing...

Actinic keratosis treatment recalled due to growing skin cancer concerns

Actinic keratosis treatment recalled due to growing skin cancer concerns

Healthcare professionals have been advised to stop...

New age restriction for domperidone

New age restriction for domperidone

The MHRA has issued new advice for domperidone which...

Ranitidine in short supply after contamination fears prompt precautionary recall

Ranitidine in short supply after contamination fears prompt precautionary recall

GPs have reported shortages of ranitidine following...

Soft-mist inhaler now available as reusable device

Soft-mist inhaler now available as reusable device

Respimat is now available as a reusable inhaler that...