HSA Adverse Drug Reaction News 2017 Sep, Vol.19 No.2

HSA Adverse Drug Reaction News 2017 Sep, Vol.19 No.2

The aim of the news bulletin is to increase the awareness of adverse events related to health products amongst healthcare professionals, and to promote adverse event reporting related to health products.

This issue includes the following topics:

  • Safety review on risk of serious allergic reactions with chlorhexidine

  • Commonly encountered categories of adulterated health products

  • Use of Risk Management Plans to manage safety concerns associated with therapeutic products

  • AE Case in Focus : Test Yourself

  • List of Dear Healthcare Professional Letters

  • Answers to AE Case in Focus: Test Yourself

  • De-registration of lysozyme-containing products as therapeutic products

  • Exemptions for supply of prescription only medicines