Last Updated on eMC 23-02-2017 View medicine  | Aspen Contact details

When a pharmaceutical company changes an SPC or PIL, a new version is published on the eMC.  For each version, we show the dates it was published on the eMC and the reasons for change.

Reasons for adding or updating:

  • Change to section 6 - manufacturer
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Reasons for adding or updating:

  • Change to section 3 - how to take/use
  • Change to section 4 - possible side effects
  • Change to section 4 - how to report a side effect
  • Change to section 5 - how to store
  • Change to section 6 - what the product looks like and pack contents
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision
  • Correction of spelling/typing errors

Reasons for adding or updating:

  • Change to section 6 - marketing authorisation holder
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Reasons for adding or updating:

  • Change to section 2 - interactions with other medicines, food or drink
  • Change to section 2 - pregnancy, breast feeding and fertility
  • Change to section 3 - how to take/use
  • Change to section 4 - possible side effects
  • Change to section 6 - what the product contains

Reasons for adding or updating:

  • Change to section 6 - date of revision
  • Change to other sources of information section

Reasons for adding or updating:

  • Change of licence holder

Reasons for adding or updating:

  • New PIL for eMC ie a PIL for an existing product but one that is new to the eMC