Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Medicines Guide (PBMG) updates for September 2019

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The Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Medicines Guide (PBMG) provides clinicians with the latest evidence-based information to ensure pregnant and breastfeeding women receive the information they need to make an informed decision about their health. Following are the latest PBMG updates.

Fact sheets reviewed
The olanzapine patient fact sheet has been reviewed and uploaded to the website

New medicine profile added
A new medicine profile – C1 esterase inhibitor has been added to the medicine library.

Therapeutic group information reviewed
The Gadolinium based and iodinated based contrast media has been reviewed and updated to reflect current recommendations in pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Medicine profiles revised
Eighty-five (85) medicine profiles have been reviewed and updated, including cardiovascular, obstetric and rheumatological medicines.


last updated: 
Wednesday, 9 October, 2019