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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Information on medicines and medical devices

The TGA is publishing the latest information about medicines and medical devices as it relates to COVID-19 on this page.

Please read the information below before contacting the TGA to see if your question is already answered.

31 August 2020
Information for consumers about buying and using hand sanitisers.
3 August 2020
Information on advertising of products related to COVID-19, GMP information for sponsors and manufacturers and access to coronavirus tests, medicines and vaccines, including medicine shortages
1 July 2020
Pharmacies can return children's paracetamol liquid formulations to front-of-counter, but the one unit limit on sales remains in place.
7 May 2020
Information for hand sanitiser manufacturers, suppliers and advertisers about meeting their regulatory obligations.
6 May 2020
Information on an exemption for radiopharmaceuticals that facilitates interstate supply during COVID-19.
17 April 2020
The TGA has been involved in exploring ways to further increase supply of ventilators when and where they are needed
2 April 2020
Information about the steps we are taking to make sure there are enough ventilators to match demand during the COVID-19 pandemic
31 March 2020
Clarification about the clinical trial process as it relates to COVID-19
24 March 2020
Only certain types of specialists will now be able to prescribe hydroxychloroquine to new patients
24 March 2020

A delegate of the Secretary has made a decision to include an amendment to the Schedule 3 entry for salbutamol

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) health alert — for information and advice not specific to therapeutic goods.

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