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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.

24 August 2021
Where suitable, TGA inspectors will undertake remote and/or hybrid Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) domestic inspections during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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

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

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