Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Medicines Guide

A guide for healthcare professionals

The Women's Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Medicines Guide (PBMG) is a quick reference guide for healthcare professionals that provides practical and unbiased specialised information on medicine use in pregnancy and breastfeeding.

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Concise and readable medicine factsheets for patient are now available.

These downloadable medicine factsheets summarise the available scientific information in plain English. The medicine factsheets contains commonly asked questions about medicine use during pregnancy and breastfeeding. It is designed to complement verbal counselling provided by healthcare professionals.

Benefits of subscribing

Access to current and unbiased information anytime, anywhere on any internet-enabled device

Summarises key findings and provides detailed, practical recommendations on the use of medicines during pregnancy and breastfeeding to support the clinical decision making process

All available information is fully referenced; peer reviewed and is constantly updated.

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INDIVIDUAL users – $170 annually, inc. GST

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Practical recommendations

The Therapeutic Goods Adminsitration (TGA) pregnancy categories and manufacturer’s product information are sometimes difficult to interpret. The Women’s PBMG has developed a series of practical recommendations for medicines used during pregnancy and breastfeeding.