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This medicines guide has consumer medicine information for hundreds of pharmaceutical medicines. The information includes common use of medicines, side effects of medicines, reactions with other drugs and safety information. This detailed information will help you understand the medicines you are taking or have been prescribed.

The medicines guide has information on hundreds of medicines. Find out how drugs are used, their side effects and any precautions you should be aware of for many prescription medicines. These consumer medicine information (CMI) sheets are produced by the pharmaceutical manufacturer, as required by Australian law.

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Medicines A to Z

An alphabetical list of the medicines on the Better Health Channel.

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For more information:
  • Medicines Line (Australia) Tel. 1300 MEDICINE (1300 633 424) - for information on prescription, over-the-counter and complementary medicines
  • NPS Medicine Name Finder
  • - to identify the active ingredient of any medicine

    NPS Medicine Name Finder

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  • Medicines information sheets are presented in PDF format.
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  • You can download Adobe Acrobat from the Adobe website.