This service is for both the general public and health professionals (including doctors, pharmacists, nurses, midwives and community health workers) for advice and assistance on:

  • new medicines
  • adverse effects of medicines
  • medicine interactions

It specialises in:

  • medicines in pregnancy
  • medicines in breastfeeding
  • medicines for children
  • women’s health

The drug information centre provides telephone advice, and where appropriate, may act as a referral service by directing you to the best available resource to respond to your query or concern.


  • T: 03 9594 2361
  • F: 03 9594 6283


  • Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm