Salofalk 3g Gastro-resistant prolonged-release granules

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  • Company:

    DR. FALK PHARMA GMBH
  • Status:

    No Recent Update
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    Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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Updated on 26 January 2021

File name

Salofalk Granules 3g ie -smpc-Jan2021_1611670339.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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Section 4.4 added warning on severe cutaneous adverse reactions (SCARs), including Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN)

 

Section 4.8 added Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS), and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) under the SOC Skin and subcutaneous tissue disorders with a frequency unknown.  Added summary of safety profile - severe cutaneous adverse reactions (SCARs), including Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), have been reported in association with mesalazine treatment (see section 4.4).

Updated on 26 January 2021

File name

Salofalk Granules 3g UK-IE-PIL-Jan2021_1611670252.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - what you need to know - warnings and precautions
  • Change to section 4 - possible side effects

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Implementation of Type IAIN variation C.1.3.a to update the SmPC/PIL due to the outcome of PSUSA/00001990/202002 adopted by the PRAC committee and CMDh position of 10/2020 relating to mesalazine and side effects of Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN)

Updated on 06 November 2019

File name

Salofalk Granules 3g UK-IE-PIL-Aug2019_1573032015.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - what you need to know - warnings and precautions
  • Change to section 4 - possible side effects

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New warning and possible adr concerning nephrolithiasis

Updated on 06 November 2019

File name

Salofalk Granules 3g ie -smpc-Aug2019_1573031939.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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New warning and possible adr concerning nephrolithiasis

Updated on 23 April 2019

File name

Salofalk Granules 3g-pil-uk-ie-Feb2019_1556029572.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - what you need to know - warnings and precautions
  • Change to section 4 - possible side effects

Updated on 23 April 2019

File name

Salofalk Granules 3g IE -smpc-Feb2019_1556029231.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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Updated warnings on aspartame and sodium.  Updated possible ADRs

Updated on 15 January 2018

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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Added photosensitivity as possible side effect

Updated on 15 January 2018

Reasons for updating

  • New SPC for new product

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

Updated on 12 January 2018

File name

PIL_15081_1.pdf

Reasons for updating

  • New PIL for new product

Updated on 12 January 2018

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4 - possible side effects
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Updated on 06 November 2017

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 9 - Date of first authorisation/renewal of the authorisation
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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Renewal date added

Updated on 29 July 2014

Reasons for updating

  • Change to Section 4.8 – Undesirable effects - how to report a side effect

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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Corrected HPRA address details.

Updated on 24 July 2014

Reasons for updating

  • Addition of information on reporting a side effect.

Updated on 27 June 2014

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - Qualitative and quantitative composition
  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to Section 4.8 – Undesirable effects - how to report a side effect
  • Change to section 6.1 - List of excipients
  • Change to section 6.3 - Shelf life
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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$0Section 2:  Addition of sucrose as excipient$0$0Section 4.4:  Warning for those with fructose intolerance,glucose galactose malabsorption or sucrose-isomaltase insufficiency.$0$0Section 4.8:  Addition of ADR reporting information$0$0Section 6.1:  Addition of sucrose as excipient$0$0Section 6.3:  Change from 3 year to 4 year shelf life$0$0Section 10:  Revision date$0$0Minor admin/template/typo updates throughout.$0

Updated on 26 June 2014

Reasons for updating

  • Change of inactive ingredient
  • Change to warnings or special precautions for use
  • Change to further information section
  • Change to date of revision
  • Addition of information on reporting a side effect.
  • Correction of spelling/typing errors

Updated on 03 August 2012

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 7 - Marketing authorisation holder
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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Section 7:  Removed MAH phone number
Section 10:  Updated revision date

Updated on 06 March 2012

Reasons for updating

  • Change of contraindications
  • Change to instructions about overdose
  • Change to side-effects
  • Change to drug interactions
  • Change to date of revision

Updated on 06 March 2012

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.3 - Contraindications
  • Change to section 4.5 - Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 4.9 - Overdose
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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4.3 Contraindications - removed contraindications relating to ulcers and haemorrhagic diathesis
4.5 Interactions - removed majority of contraindications.  Added contraindications relating to thioguanine and warfarin.
4.8 Undesirable effects - added effects under "cardiac disorders", Respiratory, thoracic and mediastinal disorders" and "gastrointestinal disorders"
4.9 Overdose - new advice
10  Approved Jan 2012

Updated on 25 July 2011

Reasons for updating

  • New SPC for new product

Legal category:Product subject to medical prescription which may be renewed (B)

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None provided

Updated on 22 July 2011

Reasons for updating

  • New PIL for new product