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Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme

Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme Archives

Pharmaceutical industry’s stronger landscape

IRI says the merging of pharmaceutical companies give consumers a clearer industry picture.

Why GPs prescribe too many antibiotics and why it’s time to set targets

Study suggests doctors should set targets when prescribing meds to avoid overuse.

Novartis supports Government’s $1.8bn medicine budget commitment

It will fund new medicines on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme.

Budget funding focuses on businesses

FMCG stakeholders will be subjected to a Skilling Australians Fund levy.

Asthma sufferers get cheaper drugs

Asthma sufferers will get some relief in the government's mid-year budget update.

Prevention pill for women at risk of breast cancer

Prevention tablet now available on PBS for 250,000 Australian women at increased risk.