MDref update September 2020
Summary of changes


Quick-links

New items

Discontinued items

Re-instated items

Minor changes

Cross-references

AusDI 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 (August 2020), by trade-name

Summary: 52 new items

Analgesic - narcotic or opioid

Analgesic - simple (aspirin or paracetamol)

Antiandrogens

Antibiotic - carbapenems

Antibiotic - cephalosporin

Antibiotic - penicillins

Antibiotic - tetracycline

Anticonvulsant or antiepileptic

Antidepressants

Antimalarial

Antineoplastic - systemic other

Antipsychotic

Antispasmodic

Antiviral agent - systemic

Antiviral agent - topical

Beta blockers

COX-2 inhibitors

Erectile dysfunction - medications for

Iron preparations

Laxative

Nasal - other

OTHER MEDICATIONS & PRODUCTS

Oxytocic

Psychostimulants

Systemic NSAIDs

Tricyclic antidepressants

Vasopressor or adrenergic agents

Other changes since prior update

Discontinued items

Summary: 144 discontinued items

Items formerly discontinued, now re-instated

Summary: 1 re-instated items

Minor amendments and clarifications

Summary: 101 amended items

Cross-references

[none]

AusDI drug information documents

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