Safety Information

Most of us will not experience any problems when using medicines. However, all medicines have some risks associated with their use and so certain people may experience adverse reactions (also know as side effects).

This section of our website includes information primarily for healthcare professional. Details of the benefit / risk assessment of medicines is provided as well as information on how risks are identified and managed and how details of such risks are communicated.  

Taking Medicines Safely
Reporting Suspected Side Effects 

Medicines Safety: Benefits and Risks
Identifying and Understanding Risks 
Managing and Communicating Risks
Educational Material

Drug Safety Newsletters