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Publications and consultations

Welcome to the publications section.

We produce a range of publications, most of which are aimed at healthcare professionals or people working in the device or pharmaceutical industries. Some are available in full text as pdf documents.

Latest publications

18 Dec 2014 | Class 2 medicines recall (action within 48 hours): Ebixa 5mg/pump actuation 50ml and 100ml bottle manufactured by Lundbeck Limited

Lundbeck Limited is recalling specific batches of Ebixa 5mg/pump actuation 50ml and 100ml bottles because of a fault with some of the pump devices which may result in suboptimal dosage of the product.

18 Dec 2014 | Medical device alert: IW900-series infant warmers - Risk of serious injury to the infant in the warmer

(Fisher and Paykel Healthcare) Heater head may partially detach due to manufacturing fault where the nut securing the heater head may break. (MDA/2014/048)

17 Dec 2014 | Medical Device Alert: Autopen insulin pen injection devices manufacturerd by Owen Mumford Ltd (MDA/2014/047)

This medical device alert has been issued due to the risk of hyperglycaemia, which could lead to immediate and long-term deterioration of health.

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Corporate publications

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This section includes all our corporate publications, including our annual reports, corporate plans, business plans and our framework document.

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Consumer publications

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This section includes publications to provide guidance to consumers on the safe use of medicines and medical devices.
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Safety guidance

Guidance documents

This section includes the wide range of documents we produce which provide guidance on safety issues concerning medicines and medical devices.

Regulatory guidance

Guidance documents

This section includes the wide range of publications we produce to provide guidance to industry on the regulation of devices and medicines.


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The MHRA formally consults organisations representing public and professional interests, trade associations and industry on proposed statutory changes and other matters of importance.

Public Assessment Reports (PARs)

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The MHRA makes assessment reports available for all new licences for medicines granted after 30 October 2005, albeit with commercially or personally confidential information removed.

Posters and leaflets

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This section includes our range of posters and leaflets which complement our more comprehensive guidance documents.
Page last modified: 02 April 2013