MDref update August 2019
Summary of changes


Quick-links

New items

Discontinued items

Re-instated items

Minor changes

Cross-references

Phoenix drug information documents


This page does not include PBS/RPBS changes, please refer to http://www.pbs.gov.au/browse/changes


New items since prior update (July 2019), by trade-name

Summary: 42 new items

Agent affecting bone or calcium metabolism

Analgesic - narcotic or opioid

Antibiotic - penicillins

Antidrug dependence agents

Antimigraine preparations

Antineoplastic - systemic

Antineoplastic - systemic immunomodulating

Antispasmodic

Antiviral agent - systemic

Corticosteroid - glucocorticoid

Detoxifying agents & antidotes

Fibrate - lipid reducing agents

HMG CoA reductase inhibitors

Immuno-suppressive

Minerals

Oestrogen only compounds

Selective oestrogen receptor modulator (SERM)

Steroid - inhaled

Topical vaginal medications

Other changes since prior update

Discontinued items

Summary: 56 discontinued items

Items formerly discontinued, now re-instated

Summary: 2 re-instated items

Minor amendments and clarifications

Summary: 65 amended items

Cross-references

[none]

Phoenix drug information documents

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