Health professionals should use caution when considering ‘off-label’ prescribing for their patients, according to the latest TGA Medicines Safety Update. Prescribers should be prepared to fully discuss the risks and benefits of the proposed treatment with the patient and/or their carers so that they are capable of providing informed consent. This includes situations where the ...
TGA warning on off-label use of medicines
By Mardi Chapman
14 Sep 2017