Danish Pharmacovigilance Update, October 2016

15 November 2016

In this issue

  • New study on hormonal contraception and depression
  • Intense itching and/or urticaria after discontinuation of the antihistamine Zyrtec (cetirizine) added as a new adverse reaction to the medicine's product information
  • Neurological, metabolic and psychiatric adverse reactions in children and adolescents treated with aripiprazole
  • The DKMA has published three reports on the use of melatonin among children and adolescents
  • EU's list of recommendations on safety signals
  • Most recent Direct Healthcare Professional Communications (DHPCs)


Danish Pharmacovigilance Update October 2016 (pdf)