Recall issued for Medicina Ltd enteral feeding devices
March 25 2015
The MHRA has issued a recall affecting a range of enteral feeding devices and accessories originating from Medicina Ltd. Included in the recall are syringes, plasters, dressing and rectal straws.
INRatio coagulation monitor and test strips medical safety alert issued
March 23 2015
The MHRA has issued an alert about the potential for flawed readings with INRatio and INRatio 2 PT/INR coagulation monitors and test strips. A low reading may arise in patients with certain medical conditions which may then prompt an unnecessary change in dose of anti-coagulant medication.
Dettol television campaign targets cold and flu
January 12 2015
The second stage of a £1.6 million Dettol education campaign promoting the importance of healthy habits to avoid cold and flu is launching.
Exertis to be UK distributor for iHealth products
March 2 2015
Exertis, a B2B and retail distributor, has announced it will be the UK distributor for iHealth. The partnership, with immediate effect, means Exertis will be distributing the full range of iHealth blood pressure monitors, wireless scales, fitness devices and glucometers.
Teva launches generic almotriptan
January 5 2015
Teva has launched generic almotriptan 12.5mg film-coated tablets, following the expiry of the patent on Almogran from Almirall Ltd.