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Changes in policy on product information

The Medicines Evaluation Board (MEB) has recently revised a number of policy documents about the requirements regarding product ...

News item | 24-09-2015 | 10:00

Kees van Nieuwkoop new MEB member as of 1 January 2016

Dr C. (Kees) van Nieuwkoop has been appointed as the new MEB member as of 1 January 2016. Prof. F. (Fred) Schobben and Prof. C. ...

News item | 17-09-2015 | 14:00

Narrow-spectrum penicillin no longer available: concerning development

The Medicines Evaluation Board (MEB) deems it extremely concerning that the antibiotics Sodium Penicillin G 1,000,000 IU, Sodium ...

News item | 10-09-2015 | 00:00

Tightening up of duplex marketing authorisation policy per 1 september 2015

During the past 2 years, the Medicines Evaluation Board (MEB) has talked with firms about the question whether to cease or to ...

News item | 01-09-2015 | 14:00

Anti-thalidomide protester Frances Kelsey (101 years) has died

Frances Kelsey, who blocked the authorisation of thalidomide in the United States (USA), died on 7 August 2015 at the age of 101. ...

News item | 14-08-2015 | 10:00

MEB confirms current legal status of supply ibuprofen 200 mg

The Medicines Evaluation Board (MEB) has evaluated whether the recent European review of the adverse events on heart and blood ...

News item | 03-08-2015 | 00:00

Decision regarding the Brinzolamide objection

The Medicines Evaluation Board (MEB) has made a decision regarding an objection by Alcon Laboratories (UK) Ltd.

News item | 17-07-2015 | 10:30

Land leased out by Utrecht University for new-build RIVM and MEB

On 16 July 2015, Utrecht University leased the plot of land where new offices are to be built for the RIVM and MEB to the Central ...

News item | 17-07-2015 | 09:00

Consequences eSubmission Roadmap as of 1 July 2015

A number of important steps have been implemented as of 1 July 2015 in line with the eSubmission Roadmap. As a result of this ...

News item | 03-07-2015 | 16:00

Revision of policy on parallel importation

The Medicines Evaluation Board (MEB) has confirmed a new version of the policy on parallel importation. This policy applies to ...

News item | 12-06-2015 | 00:00