September 2014

Safety Related Changes

Adriamycin (doxorubicin hydrochloride) is now contraindicated for IV use in the following conditions: severe myocardial insufficiency, recent MI, severe liver impairment, presence of generalised infection and in persistent myelosuppression. Adriamycin for intravesical use is now contraindicated with haematuria.

Daonil (glibenclamide)  is now contraindicated in the treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis.

Telzir (fosamprenavir calcium)  is now contraindicated with quetiapine.

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