Will Trodelvy get innovative new drug status backed by 100,000 petitions?

24 June 2024 - As the government will likely reflect innovative new drug values on its reimbursement criteria this year, ...

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Expanded PBS listings for lung cancer and a chronic skin disease

24 June 2024 - Australians with non-small cell lung cancer and the chronic skin disease hidradenitis suppurativa, now have access to ...

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Vertex announces extended long-term reimbursement agreement with NHS England for access to cystic fibrosis medicines Kaftrio, Symkevi and Orkambi

20 June 2024 - Agreement includes access to any future licence extensions. ...

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PHARMAC improves access to breast cancer treatments

18 June 2024 - PHARMAC has changed the criteria for two breast cancer medicines which means people with a particular ...

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Awiqli - world's first once-weekly basal insulin - now available in Canada

17 June 2024 - Novo Nordisk is pleased to announce Canada will be the first country worldwide to launch Awiqli (insulin ...

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First new Alzheimer’s drugs in 20 years to bring hope for early stage patients

16 June 2024 - Two new Alzheimer’s drugs aimed at slowing cognitive delay and heralded as a step towards prevention ...

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Comparing new medicine availability across Europe

12 June 2024 - Each year, the European Pharmaceutical Industry Association (EFPIA) publishes data comparing the availability of new medicines across ...

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Adtralza (tralokinumab) pre-filled pen now available in Canada

12 June 2024 - The single-use 2 mL pre-filled pen is an additional injection choice for administering Adtralza for the ...

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Blood cancer doctors urge Government: don’t break drug promise to our patients

6 June 2024 - More pressure has come on the Government over PHARMAC funding as an alliance of haematologists and ...

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ICER publishes protocol for annual assessment of drug coverage policies that present barriers to fair access

5 June 2024 - This year’s analysis will include the top ten commercial formularies by covered lives, and include drugs ...

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New Zealand Pharmaceutical Schedule - 1 June 2024

1 June 2024 - The June 2024 issue of the New Zealand Pharmaceutical Schedule is now available and in effect. ...

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Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits - 1 June 2024

1 June 2024 - The June 2024 issue of the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits is out and now in effect. ...

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NICE and NHS England announce plan to enable innovative tech to be adopted quicker

23 May 2024 - NHS patients in England will benefit from faster access to the most innovative and cutting-edge medical technologies ...

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Bausch Health announces additional public drug plan listings for Uceris (budesonide) aerosol foam to treat mild to moderate distal ulcerative colitis in adults

23 May 2024 - Bausch Health today announced additional Canadian public drug plan listings for Uceris (budesonide) aerosol foam to ...

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Historical archive of the Schedule of Pharmaceutical Benefits (1951-2002)

23 May 2024 - The Department of Health and Aged Care has completed the digitisation, and is making available for public ...

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