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03:32 | Author: Chloe Allen

Information on medicines
Medicines MedlinePlus

MedlinePlus Trusted Health Information for You A service of the U.S. National Library of You may need to take medicines every day, or only once in a while.

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Either way, you want to make sure that the medicines are safe and will help you get better. You may need to take medicines every day, or only once in a while. In the United States, the Food and Drug Administration is in charge of assuring the safety and effectiveness of both prescription and over-the-counter medicines.

They may not be safe during pregnancy. Even safe drugs can cause unwanted side effects or interactions with food or other medicines you may be taking. To reduce the risk of reactions and make sure that you get better, it is important for you to take your medicines correctly and be careful when giving medicines to children.

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Medicine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

01:24 | Author: Allison King

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Medicine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Asclepius, the god of medicine and healing in Greek mythology. Depictions. Transparency of information is another factor defining a delivery system. Access to.

This is intended to ensure that the entire population has access to medical care on the basis of need rather than ability to pay. From ancient times, Christian emphasis on practical charity gave rise to the development of systematic nursing and hospitals and the Catholic Church today remains the largest non-government provider of medical services in the world. Delivery may be via private medical practices or by state-owned hospitals and clinics, or by charities, most commonly by a combination of all three.

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01:36 | Author: Chloe Allen

Information on medicines

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Medicines NPS MedicineWise

07:32 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

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Medicines NPS MedicineWise

Find independent & reliable information about medicines from A-Z, for Australian health professionals & consumers, including CMIs.

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Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)

05:20 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

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Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)

The Consumer Medicines Information (CMI) is a leaflet that contains information on the safe and effective use of a prescription or.

Web page last updated: Monday, 28 July 2014 URL: /consumers/information-medicines-cmi.htm.

They are important because they provide information aimed at bringing about better health outcomes. A CMI includes:.

Content last updated: Tuesday, 29 July 2014.

CMI documents can be found by searching this website or by using the CMI database in eBusiness Services. You can enter the product name, licence details, sponsor details, active ingredient names or the ARTG number to get results.

A CMI document is written by the pharmaceutical company responsible for the medicine.

Where available links to consumer medicines information (CMI) pdf documents are provided. Search CMI documents.

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Top of page. For medicines that do have CMIs, TGA regulations require that the CMI be made available to consumers either in the pack or in another manner that will enable the information to be given to the person to whom the medicines are administered or otherwise dispensed.

The Consumer Medicines Information (CMI) is a leaflet that contains information on the safe and effective use of a prescription or specified over-the-counter medicine.

Sponsors are required to provide CMIs prior to new prescription medicines and specified over-the-counter (OTC) medicines being released to the market. Products that have been registered but not yet released to the market will not have accompanying CMI documents. CMI documents may not be available for every product.

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