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EMEA to update NSAID review

The European Medicines Agency (EMEA) has announced that it is to update the review of Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs). The original review was published in October 2005.

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has released a Question and Answer document in conjunction with this announcement.

Action: All NSAID use carries risk, implementing current recommendations ensures this risk is minimised.