Canada's new drug price rules pushed to next year

1 June 2020 - Canada's drug pricing agency said on Monday that new regulations aimed at lowering costs would come ...

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Australians stick with malaria drug hydroxychoroquine trial

26 May 2020 - Australian researchers are pressing ahead with administering the controversial antimalarial drug hydroxychloroquine in at least one ...

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Superb health care at ultra low prices? How Singapore does it

26 May 2020 - Can you imagine the United States having a health care system that delivers better outcomes than those ...

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Ofev (nintedanib) now available in Canada for adults living with progressive fibrosing interstitial lung diseases

25 May 2020 - Ofev slowed lung function decline in PF-ILD patients by 57% compared to placebo. ...

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New biosimilar trastuzumab on the PBS - information for health professionals and patients

26 May 2020 - A biosimilar brand of trastuzumab (Trazimera) was listed on the PBS on 1 May 2020.  ...

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Medicines New Zealand consulting on a new generation medicines policy

26 May 2020 - The New Zealand Institute of Economic Research have produced a discussion paper for Medicines New Zealand ...

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SMC response to COVID-19

22 May 2020 - To prioritise and support the capacity of health and social care services, Healthcare Improvement Scotland and the ...

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First generic version of Gilead’s remdesivir will be sold by a Bangladesh drug maker

22 May 2020 - A drug maker in Bangladesh has become the first company to sell a generic version of ...

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Inside the science: companies racing to develop a COVID-19 vaccine

25 May 2020 - Even as some states move to ease the lockdowns that have cost tens of millions of ...

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'Act now': AMA urges health education to combat 'growing' anti-vaxxer movement

25 May 2020 - Medical experts warn decades of progress on immunisation could be undone unless the federal government urgently ...

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WHO pauses trial of hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients due to safety concerns

26 May 2020 - The World Health Organisation has suspended testing the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients due to ...

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TGA approves Rozlytrek

25 May 2020 - Roche secures TGA approval for another cancer medicine. ...

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CADTH sees green for Beovu

25 May 2020 - CADTH has published its final recommendation for Novartis' Beovu. ...

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How the world’s premier public health agency was handcuffed

23 May 2020 - The CDC has been absent with leave during the spread of COVID-19. ...

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COVID-19: CSL aims to cover Australia with vaccine

25 May 2020 - Vaccine manufacturer CSL has plans in place to manufacture a COVID-19 vaccine onshore as it confirms ...

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Contraceptive pill rationed amid countrywide shortage

24 May 2020 - Hansi Bennett knows what it's like to feel constant pain. ...

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