Access eased to paracetamol/ibuprofen combos

The TGA has recommended easier access to over-the-counter paracetamol/ibuprofen combinations.

In an interim decision, the TGA's Advisory Committee on Medicines Scheduling has recommended that paracetamol/ibuprofen combination products be changed from schedule 3 to schedule 2, starting from 1 June.

The rescheduling will permit a three-day supply of products such as Nuromol (ibuprofen 200mg +