Copies of letters sent to healthcare professionals in March 2013, to inform of new safety information and advice:


Date sent Medicine Safety information
18 March 2013 Belatacept (Nulojix▼)PDF file (opens in new window) (177Kb) Increased rate of graft rejection with belatacept when concurrent corticosteroid therapy is tapered too rapidly.
20 March 2013 Cinacalcet (Mimpara)PDF file (opens in new window) (246Kb) Fatal case of hypocalcaemia in a paediatric patient – reminder that cinacalcet is not approved for use in children.






Posted on the UK MHRA website on 3 April 2013