New Zealand recommends changes for codeine

19 January 2018 - Deborah Wilkes


New Zealand's Medicines Classification Committee (MCC) has recommended that the legal status of medicines containing codeine should be changed from 31 January 2020. Combination medicines should be reverse-switched to prescription status, says the MCC, while single-ingredient medicines should be made available without a prescription.

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