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Information for Consumers

Revised: 5 December 2017

Information that everyone should know about medicines and medical devices including updates on staying safe and healthy.


Things you should know

13 December 2017 Safety Information Surgical Mesh Implants - Update
5 December 2017 Monitoring Communications Update - Possible risk of hypothyroidism in infants exposed to iodine-containing contrast agents
19 October 2017 Vaccine Safety Where can I find information about vaccines
16 October 2017 Consumer Information Leaflets Taking metformin for gestational diabetes (PDF 255 KB, 2 pages)
21 August 2017 Alert Communication Gadolinium based contrast agents for MRI and retention of gadolinium in the brain
7 July 2017 Alert Communication Use of Tramadol During Breastfeeding
12 May 2017 Monitoring Communication Direct-acting antiviral (DAA) regimens and liver failure

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