FDA approves a nasal anti-histamine for non-prescription use

17 June 2021 - The U.S. FDA today approved a nasal antihistamine for nonprescription use through a process called a partial ...

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TGA weighs over the counter contraceptive pill plan

17 May 2021 - The nation’s medicines regulator is looking at a plan to give Australians more freedom to access ...

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FDA approves three drugs for non-prescription use through Rx-to-OTC switch process

14 February 2020 - The U.S. FDA today approved three drugs for nonprescription, or over-the-counter (OTC), use through a process called ...

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Statement from FDA Commissioner on new efforts to empower consumers by advancing access to nonprescription drugs

17 July 2018 - At the FDA, we’re continuing to look at ways we can foster greater access to the ...

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Amazon is already undercutting prices on over-the-counter pills

7 July 2018 - Basic Care drugs are cheaper than CVS, Walgreens store brands. ...

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FDA approves Differin Gel 0.1% for over-the-counter use to treat acne

8 July 2016 - First retinoid approved for over-the-counter use. ...

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TGA review of the efficacy and safety of over-the-counter codeine combination medicines

24 March 2016 - Consideration is currently being given to a codeine rescheduling proposal to up-schedule to Schedule 4 (S4) low ...

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Guild asks PBAC to review PBS de-listings

30 December 2015 - The Pharmacy Guild has written to the PBAC asking for a review of the de-listing from the ...

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Over-the-counter items recommended for de-listing or amendment from 1 January 2016

2 November 2015 - A number of over-the-counter products will delisted from the PBS on 1 January 2016 if the Minister ...

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