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MEB does not accept gifts

College ter Beoordeling van Geneesmiddelen accepteert geen geschenken

News item | 18-11-2015 | 00:00

Changes in policy on nomenclature of medicinal products

The Medicines Evaluation Board (MEB) has completely revised the policy document on the nomenclature of medicinal products for ...

News item | 09-10-2015 | 13:00

Annemiek van Rensen new MEB member for Patient and Consumer Perspective

Dr J.M.L. (Annemiek) van Rensen was appointed as a new member of the Medicines Evaluation Board (MEB) on 1 October 2015. This is ...

News item | 01-10-2015 | 14:02

MEB in action during Dutch Medicines Days 2015

The Federation for Innovation Medicines Research in the Netherlands (Federatie voor Innovatief Geneesmiddelenonderzoek in ...

News item | 30-09-2015 | 10:11

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