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Complaints considered by the Code of Practice Panel are judged on the evidence provided by both parties. Once concluded a case report is published on this website. Good compliance decisions rely on both the interpretation of the Code and an understanding of its application, published case reports help in this regard and set precedent in a particular set of circumstances. When making decisions on compliance with the Code, knowledge gained from previous case reports can be beneficial.                        

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INTERIM CASE REPORT This is an interim case report because the final report will be delayed due to the Code of Practice Appeal Board’s requirement for an audit of Vifor Pharma UK Limited’s procedures in relation to the Code (Paragraph 11.3 of the Constitution and Procedure refers).   ********************************** Pharmacosmos UK Ltd alleged that Vifor Pharma, during the course of promoting Ferinject (ferric carboxymaltose for injection or infusion), breached its undertaking given in Cases AUTH/2830/3/16 and AUTH/2828/3/16. Ferinject was...

Breach Clause(s): 2, 29

Applicable Code: 2019

Received: 15 May 2020

Completed: Interim case report

INTERIM CASE REPORT This is an interim case report because the final report will be delayed due to the Code of Practice Appeal Board’s requirement for an audit of Vifor Pharma UK Limited’s procedures in relation to the Code (Paragraph 11.3 of the Constitution and Procedure refers).   ***************************** Pharmacosmos UK Ltd complained that Vifor Pharma UK Limited was using misleading and inaccurate safety claims with regard to Ferinject (ferric carboxymaltose) and Monofer (iron isomaltoside 100mg/ml solution for injection...

Breach Clause(s): 2, 7.2, 7.3, 8.1, 9.1

Applicable Code: 2019

Received: 14 July 2019

Completed: Interim case report

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