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Compounding exemptions for diabetes medications, Ozempic and Mounjaro, will be removed from 1 October, minister reveals  Compounding pharmacies will be barred from producing replicas of Ozempic (semaglutide) and Mounjaro (tirazapetide) …

Pharmacists authorised to substitute Orencia 125mg/mL products to deal with shortages  The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has issued a Serious Scarcity Substitution Instrument (SSSI) in response to shortages of both …

TGA grants temporary approval for the use of overseas-sourced Shingrix in Australia  GSK is set to supply Shingrix vaccines registered in Hong Kong to the Australian market for patients eligible …

Pharmacists urged to advise patients with prescriptions for Orencia (abatacept) to speak to their specialists as shortages hit  Bristol-Myers Squibb Australia (BMS) has advised the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) that …

Victorian nurse handed infringement notices totalling more than $7,500 over the alleged importation of unapproved prescription-only products  The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has issued two fines to a Victoria-based nurse …

Australians urged not to access medicines from “unknown overseas websites” after sildenafil found in imported product  Consumers are being advised to take any remaining capsules of an imported medication called …

TGA may have been premature in declaring supply shortages of Vyvanse are “resolved”, a pharmacist says  Securing supplies of various strengths of ADHA medication, Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesilate) is continuing to …

TGA declares supply issues impacting ADHD medication Vyvanse to be “resolved”  Takeda Pharmaceuticals Australia is reporting that supply shortages are no longer impacting its Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesilate) capsules.  Shortages had impacted …

Parents are being urged to dispose of dosing syringes provided with 14 batches of an infant paracetamol product  Haleon Australia has issued a Product Defect Correction for 14 batches of …

The TGA says it is investigating a solution to a predicted abatacept shortage The Therapeutic Goods Administration has released a statement saying that it is aware that shortages of both Orencia …

Authorities detain vapes worth more than $15 million in largest bust ever  The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) and Victoria Police have seized almost 500,000 allegedly illegally imported vapes, as part …

TGA confirms the 2021 Sunscreen Standard will be adopted into therapeutic goods legislation from July  All new sunscreen products included in the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG) will be …