Published Articles

Specialist wants end to OTC asthma relievers

He says too many patients head straight to a pharmacy instead of their GP
19 July 2017

New PBS listing welcomed by dermatologists

Until now the drug was costing around $35,000 per treatment
04 July 2017

Seven notable additions to the PBS

They include drugs to treat eye infections, multiple sclerosis and cancer
05 May 2017

Curbing dubious prescribing practices

British GPs are being told to avoid 10 ‘low value’ drugs
01 April 2017

Top 10 subsidised drugs for the year

Once again cholesterol-lowering drugs and antihypertensives dominate
05 December 2016

NEED TO KNOW: Medical abortion, testosterone, bisphosphonates

PBAC sums up the latest data on prescribing trends and safety
10 November 2016

Testosterone scripts plummet

There has been a 50% reduction since the PBS clampdown last year
06 September 2016