Alkindi approved in Australia

10 August 2020 - Diurnal Group announces that Alkindi (hydrocortisone granules in capsules for opening) has been approved by the ...

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Australia pledges to share coronavirus vaccine: PM

7 August 2020 - The PM says Australia is ready to help manufacture a vaccine if there is a breakthrough. But ...

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US FDA grants rare paediatric disease designation to paxalisib for DIPG

7 August 2020 - Kazia Therapeutics is pleased to announce that the United States FDA has awarded rare paediatric disease designation ...

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Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits - 1 August 2020

 1 August 2020 - The August 2020 issue of the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits is out and now in effect. ...

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Australians with cancer, infants with epilepsy to benefit from PBS listings

1 August 2020 - Australians with certain cancers and infants with severe epilepsy will benefit from new medications being listed or ...

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Electronic prescriptions to revolutionise health care

29 July 2020 - Patients will soon be able to have a script issued and filled without leaving their homes, with ...

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TGA approves new medicine for basal cell carcinoma

29 July 2020 - Cemiplimab (Libtayo) has been provisionally registered by the TGA. ...

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2020 October price disclosure cycle – indicative prices

28 July 2020 - Indicative 1 October 2020 prices resulting from the 2020 October Cycle of Price Disclosure have now been ...

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TGA approves Zeposia for patients with multiple sclerosis

27 July 2020 - Zeposia has been approved under the Black Triangle Scheme. ...

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Biosimilar insulin glargine on the PBS - information for health professionals and patients

27 July 2020 - Changes have been made from 1 July 2020 to the PBS listings for insulin glargine, as the ...

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Coronavirus vaccine access could come back to old alliances as world powers ramp up search for COVID-19 cure

25 July 2020 - First it was Tim Tams. Then it was Marmite. Could a coronavirus vaccine be next? ...

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Pharmacy trial program implementation review

24 July 2020 - Under the Sixth Community Pharmacy Agreement, $50 million was provided to the Pharmacy Trials Program to ...

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Delays to the commencement of certain medical device regulatory changes

23 July 2020 - The Governor-General in Council has made regulations which delay the commencement of a number of medical ...

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PBAC statement of endorsement for transparency measures and standardised redactions to public summary documents

23 July 2020 - The PBAC has made a statement outlining its support for measures to improve the transparency of ...

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Australia left in the dark as manufacturers race to make Oxford COVID-19 vaccine

22 July 2020 - Australia may have to compete with other nations to import supply of the University of Oxford's ...

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