Latest Therapeutic Goods Administration News

WARNING: No special exemptions to import or supply unapproved rapid antigen tests have been granted by TGA
Another option in fight against COVID
Pfizer booster TGA approved for 16-17 year olds in Australia
Pfizer’s Covid vaccine provisionally approved for use as booster in individuals aged 16-17 years old
Two years on, COVID fight continues
ATAGI update following weekly Covid meeting 24 January
RACGP welcomes Novavax announcement but warns practices need more support
Novavax Covid vaccine to be available in coming weeks
ATAGI statement on use of Novavax Covid vaccine
National Cabinet Statement 20 January
Antidepressant use and youth suicide
TGA provisionally approves Novavax Covid vaccine NUVAXOVID
PFIZER: TGA Approves Pfizer’s Novel Covid Oral Treatment in Australia
TGA provisionally approves two oral Covid treatments, molnupiravir and nirmatrelvir + ritonavir
Covid pill LAGEVRIO approved for use in Australia
Consumers warned about dodgy sellers of Covid rapid testing kits
TGA Approves NEW Advanced Ovarian Cancer Treatment for Women Living with Deadly Disease
Providing another option for newly diagnosed women with this deadly disease
TGA recognises Gamaleya Institute vaccine for international travel to Australia
Concerning pricing of rapid antigen tests
Ezy Company Pty Ltd fined $26,640 for alleged unlawful importation of Covid rapid antigen tests and nicotine vaping products
100 Million Rapid Antigen Tests for NSW
Australia’s kids roll up their sleeves in fight against Covid
Rationing of RATs to ensure equitable access
Boost your Covid immunity
When can I get my Covid booster?
TGA grants provisional determination to AstraZeneca Pty Ltd for Covid prophylaxis and treatment, tixagevimab and cilgavimab
What to consider when purchasing Covid rapid antigen tests
Could free rapid antigen tests do more harm than good?
Log on and lock in kids’ jabs before school year starts
ATAGI update following weekly Covid meeting 24 December
Interval between primary course of Covid vaccination and booster dose further reduced
ATAGI Statement on Omicron variant and timing of Covid booster vaccination 24 December
AMA welcomes ‘sensible’ TGA decision on contraceptive Pill
‘Banana Boat’ Sunscreen Sprays SPF 50+
Sunscreens – ensuring products are effective and safe for 2021-22 summer
Cybersecurity vulnerabilities – Apache Log4j
Covid vaccination third dose now mandatory to keep WA safe
SA individual fined $7,992 for alleged unlawful advertising of medicinal cannabis
Tocilizumab shortage: Supply improving
Top 3 Covid vaccine questions – children and vaccine, 11 year olds and vaccine, and boosters for ages 12-17
Rick’s Hemp Oil Full Spectrum Hemp Supplement 500 mg
TGA final decision on oral contraceptive
Safety, side effects, allergies and doses. Covid Pfizer vaccine for 5-11 year olds explained
ATAGI update following weekly Covid meeting 18 December
AMA calls on TGA to stop publishing details of misleading smoking cessation services
Commcare Pty Ltd fined $39,960 for alleged advertising breaches relating to medicinal cannabis
Covid Direction Updates, South Australia