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Product name Product type Date released
Expand Oncaspar PI 16 Jan 2019
 
Expand Oncaspar CMI 16 Jan 2019
 
ONCASPAR contains pegaspargase which is a form of an enzyme called asparaginase. This enzyme breaks down to asparaginase, an important building block in making proteins, without which cells cannot survive. ONCASPAR lowers asparaginase levels in blood cancer cells and stops the cancer from growing. Pegaspargase may sometimes be called pegylated (or "PEG") asparaginase.
ONCASPAR is used to treat leukaemia. It belongs to a group of medicines called antineoplastic or cytotoxic medicines. You may also hear of these being called chemotherapy medicines.
Ask your doctor if you have any questions about why this medicine has been prescribed for you.
Your doctor may have prescribed it for another reason.
There is no evidence that it is addictive.
This medicine is available only with a doctor's prescription.
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Expand APO-Tramadol/Paracetamol CMI 09 Jan 2019
 
This medicine contains the active ingredients, tramadol and paracetamol. Both ingredients belong to a group of medicines called analgesics.
This combination acts to relieve moderate pain.
There is evidence that the tramadol component of this medicine can be addictive.
Ask your doctor if you have any questions about why this medicine has been prescribed for you.
Your doctor may have prescribed this medicine for another reason.
This medicine is available only with a doctor's prescription.
Do not take this medicine if you are 12 years of age or under.
Safety and effectiveness in children younger than 12 years of age has not been established.
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Expand APO-Tramadol/Paracetamol PI 09 Jan 2019
 
Expand Fluconazole APOTEX CMI 09 Jan 2019
 
Fluconazole is used to treat some types of fungal and yeast infections.
It belongs to a group of medicines called azole antifungals.
This medicine works by preventing the growth of the fungi and yeast that have caused your infection.
Ask your doctor if you have any questions about why this medicine has been prescribed for you.
Your doctor may have prescribed it for another reason.
This medicine is not addictive.
It is available only with a doctor's prescription.
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Expand Fluconazole APOTEX PI 09 Jan 2019
 
Expand Contrave 8/90 PI 07 Jan 2019
 
Expand Spray-Tish Menthol CMI 04 Jan 2019
 
Spray-Tish Menthol is a nasal decongestant. It clears a stuffy or blocked nose by shrinking the inflamed and swollen blood vessels in the lining of the nose.
Spray-Tish Menthol relieves a stuffy or blocked nose (nasal congestion) associated with the common cold, hayfever and rhinitis. Typical symptoms of rhinitis include: nasal congestion, itching, sneezing and a runny nose.
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Expand Bisolvon Chesty Forte Soluble Tablets CMI 04 Jan 2019
 
Bisolvon Chesty Forte Soluble Tablets are used in conditions where breathing is difficult because there are a lot of secretions (also referred to as mucus) in your air passages. Such conditions include:
common cold
flu
infections of the respiratory tract.
Bisolvon Chesty Forte Soluble Tablets contain bromhexine hydrochloride, which thins and loosens mucus to help clear stubborn chest congestion. Relieves chesty coughs and breathing difficulties due to excess mucus in cold, flu and respiratory tract infections.
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Expand Atrovent Nasal Forte CMI 04 Jan 2019
 
You should ask your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions about your medicine or if you have any trouble before, during or after using Atrovent Nasal Forte.
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Expand Atrovent Nasal CMI 04 Jan 2019
 
You should ask your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions about your medicine or if you have any trouble before, during or after using Atrovent Nasal.
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Expand Spray-Tish CMI 04 Jan 2019
 
Spray-Tish is a nasal decongestant. It works by clearing a stuffy or blocked nose by shrinking the inflamed and swollen blood vessels in the lining of the nose.
Spray-Tish relieves a stuffy or blocked nose (nasal congestion) associated with the common cold, hayfever and rhinitis. A runny nose, nasal congestion, itching and sneezing, are typical symptoms of a condition known as rhinitis.
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Expand Bi Eligard cp CMI 02 Jan 2019
 
Bi ELIGARD cp combination therapy is the brand name for packs containing ELIGARD (leuprorelin acetate) 7.5 mg or 22.5 mg subcutaneous injection plus MPL-BICALUTAMIDE 50 mg tablets.
Bi ELIGARD cp is used to reduce the symptoms of advanced cancer of the prostate gland.
Bicalutamide tablets can also be used to treat disease flare associated with previous leuprorelin therapy.
Bi ELIGARD cp is a combination pack consisting of an anti-androgen (MPL-BICALUTAMIDE) medicine and a Luteinising Hormone Releasing Hormone (LHRH) agonist (ELIGARD).
Androgens such as testosterone are natural male sex hormones. In some types of prostate cancer, androgens may help the cancer cells to grow.
LHRH agonists reduce the level of testosterone in men.
Bi ELIGARD cp interferes with some of the actions of these hormones.
Bi ELIGARD cp should only be taken by men.
Ask your doctor if you have any questions about why this medicine has been prescribed for you.
Your doctor may have prescribed it for another reason.
This medicine is not addictive.
This medicine is available only with a doctor's prescription.
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Expand Bi Eligard cp PI 02 Jan 2019
 
Expand Phenylephrine BNM PI 21 Dec 2018
 
Expand Buscopan Injection CMI 21 Dec 2018
 
You should ask your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions about your medicine or if you have any concerns about receiving BUSCOPAN.
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Expand Buscopan Forte CMI 21 Dec 2018
 
Buscopan Forte is known as an anticholinergic medicine. It relieves the pain of stomach and bowel cramps by helping your digestive system to relax.
Buscopan Forte in packs of 10 tablets can be bought from a pharmacy without a doctor’s prescription.
Buscopan Forte tablets are intended for the treatment of temporary complaints.
Always consult your doctor or pharmacist if the pain does not improve within 48 hours or if pain worsens after treatment.
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Expand Phenylephrine BNM CMI 20 Dec 2018
 
Phenylephrine BNM contains phenylephrine hydrochloride. It works by causing constriction (narrowing) of your blood vessels.
It belongs to a group of medicines called vasoconstrictors.
Phenylephrine BNM is used to help increase your blood pressure and slow down your heart, for example, during surgery.
Your doctor may have prescribed this medicine for another reason.
Ask your doctor if you have any questions about why it has been prescribed for you.
Phenylephrine BNM is only available with a doctor's prescription.
Phenylephrine BNM is not addictive.
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Expand Bisolvon Chesty Oral Liquid CMI 20 Dec 2018
 
You should ask your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions about Bisolvon Chesty Oral Liquid, or if you have any trouble before, during or after using Bisolvon Chesty Oral Liquid.
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Expand Spedra CMI 20 Dec 2018
 
SPEDRA is used to treat erectile dysfunction, more commonly known as impotence, in adult men. This is when a man cannot get, or keep, a hard erect penis suitable for sexual activity.
SPEDRA belongs to a group of medicines called phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors.
SPEDRA contains the active ingredient avanafil which works by relaxing the blood vessels in your penis. This increases the blood flow into your penis, helping it stay hard and erect when you get sexually aroused. SPEDRA does not cure your condition.
It is important to note that SPEDRA only works if you are sexually aroused. SPEDRA will not increase your sex drive.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions about why this medicine has been prescribed for you.
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