Transdermal patches included in the interchangeable drug list

News • 18.02.2016

Fimea has published the interchangeable drug list for the Q2 of this year. 200 pharmaceuticals have been added to the list.

The list comes into effect from the beginning of April and includes for the first time also transdermal patches: 61 products. These include, for example, fentanyl and rivastigmine patches.

News on Fimea’s website (only in Finnish):

http://www.fimea.fi/-/vaihtokelpoisten-laakevalmisteiden-luettelo-1-4-30-6-2016

List (only in Finnish):

http://www.fimea.fi/documents/160140/1484802/L%C3%A4%C3%A4kevaihtoraportti+Q2.2016+suomi/b6811bf8-f92b-4679-8353-01a9744abe3a