- companies to identify opportunities for business development;
- the PDCO to judge the need for medicines and studies when assessing draft paediatric investigation plans, waivers and deferrals;
- healthcare professionals and patients to have an information source available to support their decisions as to which medicines.
The inventory is based on a report on the survey of all paediatric uses of medicinal products in Europe completed by the PDCO in December 2010.
The first list, released today, includes all cardiovascular medicines for use in children. The Agency will be releasing similar lists for other therapeutic areas for public consultation during 2012 and 2013.
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