A new Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) Drug Safety Update (Vol 17 Issue 1 August 2023) has been published and includes articles on:

Fluoroquinolone antibiotics: reminder of the risk of disabling and potentially long-lasting or irreversible side effects
Methotrexate: advise patients to take precautions in the sun to avoid photosensitivity reactions
Valproate: re-analysis of study on risks in children of men taking valproate
Letters and medicine recalls sent to healthcare professionals in Juky 2023.

To see the latest MHRA Drug Safety Updates in full, visit the GOV.uk website.

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