How to use emc

Reporting a side effect
If you have experienced a side effect when using a medicine, you should report it to the Yellow Card Scheme, which is run by the Medicines and Healthca...
Fri, 26 Aug, 2016 at 12:19 PM
I can't find a medicine on emc
If you can't find the medicine you're looking for, try the following: Make sure your medicine is spelt correctly.  To help you with the spellin...
Fri, 30 Aug, 2019 at 4:49 PM
A-Z list of all medicines on emc
There are two A-Z lists showing all the medicines published on emc website. From the top navigation menu, go to 'MEDICINES'.  Then select one of...
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019 at 10:49 AM
Contacting pharmaceutical companies
If you are going to contact a pharmaceutical company to either discuss a medicine or report a suspected side effect, please make sure that you contact the c...
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019 at 10:50 AM
Latest medicine updates
The latest medicine updates page gives a list of Summaries of Product Characteristics (SmPC) and Patient Information Leaflets (known as PILs, Package Leafl...
Fri, 30 Aug, 2019 at 4:52 PM
How to search
Use the search box drop down list to suggest words The search box has a drop down list containing: medicine names - brand names and active ingredi...
Mon, 2 Sep, 2019 at 10:04 AM
Advanced Search - search by SmPC section
Search by section lets you search for words or phrases that are present or absent in one or more sections of the SmPC. Search by section will answer this t...
Mon, 2 Sep, 2019 at 10:08 AM
Registering for an account on emc
When registering for emc please use the Google Chrome browser as some users experience difficulties when using Internet Explorer (IE)
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019 at 10:52 AM