List of Excluded Medicinal Items (LEMI)

A list of medicines and non-medicinal items which are exempt from active ingredient prescribing requirements has been developed to support prescribers. This List of Excluded Medicinal Items should be prescribed by brand only for practical and safety purposes. Clinical software systems will default to brand name only for items on the List of Excluded Medicinal Items.

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The List of Excluded Medicinal Items includes medicines and non-medicinal items which are exempt from active ingredient prescribing requirements has been developed to support prescribers.

The List of Excluded Medicinal Items and the List of Medicines for Brand Consideration are supplemental to the Active ingredient prescribing – User guide for Australian prescribers, a resource that supports prescribers to prescribe medicines by the active ingredient with best practice guidance for specification of brand. 

Please contact medsafety@safetyandquality.gov.au for previous iterations of the List of Excluded Medicinal Items.

Publication year
2022
Resource type
Guide, user guide or guidelines