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UK's MHRA approves GSL switch for Acnecide

24 September 2019

The UK's Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has given the go-ahead for two medicines containing benzoyl peroxide – Galderma's Acnecide Face Gel and Acnecide Face Wash – to be switched from pharmacy (P) to general-sale list (GSL) status.

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Australia to consider OTC switches for triptans

23 September 2019

Australia's Advisory Committee on Medicines Scheduling (ACMS) will consider applications to switch two triptans – sumatriptan and zolmitriptan – from prescription to non-prescription status for treating migraine attacks. The committee will also consider reclassification proposals for the allergy rem...

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