MHRA Drug Safety Update – May 2018

MHRA Drug Safety Update – May 2018

May 24, 2018

Date Issued: 24th May 2018

A new Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) Drug Safety Update (Vol 11, Issue 10, March 2018) has been published and includes articles on:

  • valproate medicines (Epilim▼, Depakote▼): Pregnancy Prevention Programme materials online;
  • Braltus (tiotropium): risk of inhalation of capsule if placed in the mouthpiece of the inhaler; and
  • medical Device Alerts issued in April 2018; recent alert about AccuChek blood glucose monitoring strips.

To see the latest MHRA Drug Safety Update in full, visit the GOV.UK website



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