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Wed 27 Apr 11

Ibuprofen and panadol S3


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IBUPROFEN+paracetamol combination preparations currently included in Schedule 2 are set to move to Schedule 3 when in packs of up to 30 units, according to the interim decisions by delegates of the Secretary to the Department of Health and Ageing.


Thu 21 Apr 11

Blackmores profit up 6.4%


BLACKMORES yesterday released its financial results for the nine months to 31 Mar, with group sales up 6.2% to $172m and net profit after tax up 6.4% to $20.2 million.


Thu 21 Apr 11

Symbion veterinary move


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SYMBION Pharmacy Services has begun the process of acquiring leading Australian veterinary wholesaler, Lyppard Australia.


Wed 20 Apr 11

API targets Priceline growth


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AUSTRALIAN Pharmaceutical Industries says the Priceline brand is its “major growth engine,” with a significant number of newly franchised stores expected to launch in the next six months.


Tue 19 Apr 11

TV is bad for your health


A NEW study from the University of Sydney has found that the more television children watch the more health problems they may face in later years.


Tue 19 Apr 11

Pandemrix and narcolepsy


PRELIMINARY results from epidemiological studies on Pandemrix and narcolepsy should be taken into account by prescribers when considering the use of Pandemrix in children and adolescents, according to the European Medicines Agency.


Mon 18 Apr 11

PSA pharmacist liaison plan


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PHARMACISTS need to be more involved in the treatment of mental illnesses, according to the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia.


Mon 18 Apr 11

Stop Pneumovax 23 dosing


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HEALTH care professionals should not administer a second dose of Merck Sharp and Dohme’s pneumococcal disease vaccine Pneumovax 23 pending the results of an investigation into adverse events, according to the Therapeutic Goods Administration.


Fri 15 Apr 11

Supplement use on the rise


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A RECENT study published by the US National Centre for Health Statistics has confirmed the rising use of dietary supplements in the US during the past few years.


Fri 15 Apr 11

Biological regulation update


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THE TGA has provided details of the regulation to be applied to each class of biological product, after considering submissions made during a consultation late last year.




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