MHRA Drug Safety Update April 2021

MHRA Drug Safety Update April 2021

April 28, 2021

A new Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) Drug Safety Update (Vol 14 Issue 8 March 2021) has been published and includes articles on:

  • Polyethylene glycol (PEG) laxatives and starch-based thickeners: potential interactive effect when mixed, leading to an increased risk of aspiration
  • COVID-19 vaccines and medicines: updates for April 2021
  • Letters and drug alerts sent to healthcare professionals in March 2021 

To see the latest MHRA Drug Safety Updates in full, visit the website

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