Licence Changes & Product Updates

A young boy wearing a face mask looks away as a doctor's blue-gloved hands are seen injecting a vaccine into the boy's upper arm.

Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine approved for paediatric use

A new lower-dose presentation of Comirnaty has been...

 The white and red metered-dose Intal inhaler shown next to the box it is supplied in.

Intal asthma inhaler to be discontinued

The asthma preventer inhaler Intal (sodium cromoglicate)...

Dapagliflozin no longer indicated for type I diabetes

Dapagliflozin (Forxiga) should no longer be prescribed...

First oral antiviral for COVID-19 approved in UK

Molnupiravir (Lagevrio) is safe and effective at reducing...

First obesity treatment approved for adolescents

Saxenda (liraglutide) can now be prescribed to treat...

Branded generic of Fostair 100/6 pMDI launched for asthma and COPD

Luforbec 100/6 pressurised metered dose inhaler (pMDI)...

New warning for AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

A warning about Guillain-Barré syndrome has been added...

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine approved in adolescents

The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, now known as Spikevax,...

Irbesartan batches recalled over contamination

Batches of some irbesartan-containing products are...

Second SGLT2 inhibitor approved for heart failure

Clinicians now have a choice of SGLT2 inhibitors to...