Publications 2009

  • Report on the blood product area in 2008

    | 02 September 2009 |

    The blood product report is published every year based on figures from the Danish blood centres and the Blood-donors in Denmark.

  • Annual report on the inspection of retail sale of OTC medicines 2008-2009

    | 23 July 2009 |

    In 2008, the Danish Medicines Agency intensified its efforts on removing expired over-the-counter medicine from retail distribution.

  • Performance contract 2009

    | 03 July 2009 |

    The Danish Medicines Agency and the Ministry of Health and Prevention have agreed upon a performance contract, which is valid for 2009. The contract, which is in Danish only, focuses on external targets that cover the Danish Medicines Agency's tasks to the greatest extent possible.

  • Number of applications for individual reimbursement of medicinal products in 2008

    | 28 April 2009 |

    Reimbursement for the chronically ill Increased reimbursement Single reimbursement Medicinal product groups subject to the most single reimbursement applications In

  • Danish Medicines Agency annual accounts 2008

    | 17 April 2009 |

    In 2008, the Danish Medicines Agency achieved a target performance of 91.9 per cent in respect of the targets set out in the performance contract with the Danish Ministry of Health and Prevention, corresponding to a fulfillment of four in every five sub-requirements. Overall, we find that we delivered good technical results in 2008.

  • Product defects and withdrawal of medicinal products in 2008

    | 16 April 2009 |

    In 2008, 177 reports of medicinal product defects were registered, which is less than in 2007. 23 % of these reports led to products being withdrawn from the market, which is also less than in the preceding years. Most of the withdrawals effected in 2008 were occasioned by reports made by the companies.