Medicines update

Diclofenac PI updated

The Product Information for prescription-only diclofenac has been updated to provide further information about the increased risk of arteriothrombotic events.

In its latest Medicines Safety Update, the TGA says “information regarding arteriothrombotic events was previously included in the precaution and adverse reaction sections of the PI”.

The updated PI now includes details from meta-analyses of individual participant data from randomised