17 August 2012 /Product information
There is a risk that plastic pieces could be present in Spektramox 50 mg/ml + 12.5 oral solution with batch numbers 96629 and 96630, and consumers in Denmark who, during the past seven days, have received this product should return it to a pharmacy for replacement.
19 March 2012 /Product information
Protelos® is no longer recommended for use in immobilised patients or patients with venous thromboembolism, and the product information will therefore be updated.
23 January 2012 /Product information
In Denmark, people can now check medicines via a new free app for mobile phones. The app is called 'Medicintjek', which literally means medicine check, and it's available for download on iPhone and Android mobiles. It is a service offered free of charge by the Danish Medicines Agency for anyone interested.Through one single entry point, Medicintjek gives access to information in Danish from the websites medicinpriser.dk, medicinkombination.dk, indlaegsseddel.dk and laegemiddelstyrelsen.dk, which are all run by the Danish Medicines Agency.
13 January 2012 /Product information
A slimming coffee that could give serious side effects because it contains the active substance sibutramine has been sold from a Danish website, which has now been closed. We warn Danish consumers against using the product due to the risk of side effects.
12 January 2012 /Product information
Warning against unauthorised weight-loss medicine in juice, tea, coffee, etc. In the past year, the Danish Medicines Agency has noted an increase in unauthorised products that contain the active substance sibutramine. It is included in a variety of products such as tea, coffee, milkshake and juice. Often, there is no way of telling from the products that they contain sibutramine.