Medicines and poisons

Selection of drugs and medicines

These articles provide information for health professionals on medicines and poisons.

The Pharmaceutical Services Branch is responsible for the administration of the Poisons Act 1964 (external site) and the Poisons Regulations 1965 (external site)

The branch provides advice, develops policy and administers regulatory controls for medicines, poisons and therapeutic goods in Western Australia.

Further information can be found on the following pages:

Information for consumers is available through Healthy WA.