Falsified medicines are fake medicines that are designed to mimic real medicines. Due to the increase of falsified medicines on the market the EU has a strong legal framework for licensing, manufacturing and distribution of medicines. In July 2011 DIRECTIVE 2011/62/EU (http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:L:2011:174:0074:0087:EN:PDF ) came into force; this directive aims to prevent falsified medicines entering the […]
General The eAF is mandatory for all procedures from 01/01/2016 (CP, MR, DC, National in eCTD/NeeS/Paper). However, Presubmission Meeting Requests, Article 61(3) & MAT forms remain the outside scope and can be submitted as paper or PDFs. Please contact us if you require any assistance with any of the forms or any advice on any […]
Ivowen Limited will be attending the upcoming 9th EGA Pharmacovigliance, and the 15th EGA Regulatory and Scientific Affairs Conference in London from from 27th-29th January. Please contact us if you would like to arrange a meeting.
Alice D’Alton from Ivowen Limited was delighted to be asked to provide a summary of Session 4 at the recent TOPRA Annual Human Medicines Symposium 2015. The full summary is provided in the following link: SESSION 4: Globalisation of pharmaceutical regulation – What do agencies discuss behind closed doors? For further information or if you […]
The latest CESP system, version 2.0, was officially launched on October 1st 2015 (https://cespportal.hma.eu). Ivowen Limited has been using this facility regularly and can help to guide you through any aspects that you may be struggling with. There are a few new features which sets it apart from the old version: The delivery file creation, […]
Ivowen Limited will be attending the upcoming CPhI conference in Madrid on 13th-14th October. Please contact us if you would like to arrange a meeting.
Ivowen Limited will be attending the upcoming TOPRA’s annual symposium in Berlin from 12th-14th October. Please contact us if you would like to arrange a meeting.
Regulatory Science Ireland (RSI) Seminar, Cork, 8th September 2015 Ivowen Limited recently attended the Regulatory Science Ireland (RSI) Seminar hosted by Dr. Kevin O’Donnell (HPRA) and Professor Caitriona O’Driscoll (School of Pharmacy, UCC), which was followed by a round table interactive Q&A session. RSI is a new organisation that carries out research and education in […]
On the 26th of January 2015, the EMA introduced the pilot phase on the use of the XML delivery file for submissions of PSURs via the eSubmission Gateway/Web Client. This introduction, 1) Simplified package file names for PSURs and 2) Introduced the requirement of an XML delivery file. The XML delivery file is created in […]
The EMA has introduced changes to the QRD templates of the product information that accompany all medicines authorised for use in the EU including package leaflet (PL) and the summary of product characteristics (SmPC). Full details are available here: Summary of Main Changes: The changes to Quality Review of Documents (QRD) templates are detailed in […]