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#European Medicines Agency

# european-medicines-agency - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Epilepsy drug which has left 400 Irish children with disabilities to come under EU review today

An Irish woman whose three children have disabilities will give evidence at a public hearing today.

# european-medicines-agency - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Frank Feighan wants the European Medicines Agency to move from Canary Wharf to Leitrim

Earlier this month the Department of Health confirmed that they are preparing for a bid to bring the EMA to Ireland.

# european-medicines-agency - Monday 17 June, 2013

Safety warning over giving codeine tablets to under-18s

The European Medicines Agency says codeine, which is converted to morphine in the body, can pose problems for kids.

# european-medicines-agency - Friday 20 January, 2012

European agency investigates Novartis drug following 11 deaths

The European Medicines Agency is investigating the drug Gilenya, used to treat a severe type of multiple sclerosis, to establish if it linked to the deaths of at least 11 patients.

# european-medicines-agency - Saturday 23 July, 2011

European medicines watchdog says swine flu jab not suitable for children

The European Medicines Agency has said there is a link between the drug Pandemrix and the sleeping disorder narcolepsy in young people.

# european-medicines-agency - Thursday 23 September, 2010

Diabetes drug withdrawn over heart safety fears

The medication has been taken off the market after European Medicines Agency ruled that the risks outweigh the benefits.