HPRA Drug Safety Newsletter Edition 76

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 The 76th edition of the HPRA Drug Safety Newsletter (DSN) includes important updates to support safe and appropriate use of the following medicines:

  • Valproate-containing medicines. Additional educational materials available for healthcare professionals and patients.


  • Miconazole and Warfarin. Reminder of the potential for interaction.


  • Levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine devices. Recommendation to prescribe by brand name.


  • Implanon NXT. Risk of device migration in vasculature and lung.


  • Direct Healthcare Professional Communications published on the HPRA website since the last Drug Safety Newsletter

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