alendronic acid / colecalciferol
This is a summary of the European public assessment report (EPAR) for Fosavance. It explains how the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) assessed the medicine to reach its opinion in favour of granting a marketing authorisation and its recommendations on the conditions of use for Fosavance.
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Fosavance : EPAR - Summary for the public (PDF/83.31 KB)
First published: 13/08/2009
Last updated: 07/07/2015
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04/10/2023 Fosavance - EMEA/H/C/000619 - IG1634/G
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- summary of product characteristics (annex I);
- manufacturing authorisation holder responsible for batch release (annex IIA);
- conditions of the marketing authorisation (annex IIB);
- labelling (annex IIIA);
- package leaflet (annex IIIB).
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