Safety alerts

MSA cough and cold medicines

MEDICINE SAFETY ALERT: COUGH AND COLD MEDICINE NO LONGER TO BE USED ON CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF TWO YEARS
June 2012

MSA atypical antipsychotics

MEDICINE SAFETY ALERT: ATYPICAL ANTIPSYCHOTICS IN ELDERLY PATIENTS WITH DEMENTIA
June 2009

MSA Gamma Benzine Hexachloride

MEDICINE SAFETY ALERT: NEW RESTRICTIONS ON THE USE OF GAMMA BENZENE HEXACHLORIDE (LINDANE) – CONTAINING SHAMPOOS
May 2009

MSA Rotarix

The Medicines Control Council (MCC) alerts all health care professionals to the correct route of administration of Rotarix vaccine.
March 2008

MSA Ketoconazole And Domperidone

MEDICINE SAFETY ALERT: INTERACTION BETWEEN KETOCONAZOLE AND DOMPERIDONE AND THE RISK OF QT PROLONGATION
March 2008

MSA promethazine

The Medicines Control Council (MCC) alerts all health care professionals to new prescribing information for promethazine.
September 2007