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CJA NEWS! CreakyJoints Australia has issued a letter to the Minister for Health urging her
to consider the patients that will be impacted by the shift in policy related to Biologics and Biosimilars.
Click here to read the letter.





As an arthritis patient,you can make a difference in the fight against autoimmune arthritis
and related conditions.

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Biosimilars, which are like generic versions
of biologics will be available in Australia
very soon. However unlike normal generic
drugs, biologics are complex medicines
and cannot be copied identically. This has
been a great source of concern for CJA
and other organisations due to the possible
safety risks to patients. The government
has also passed a bill to allow substitution
of biosimilars at pharmacy level which has
outraged the medical community.

Click here to learn more.

PBAC Stakeholder meeting on biosimilars
CJA have sent a submssion to the PBAC for their
stakeholder meeting which includes 130 patient

CJA sends submssion to Senate Inquiry
CJA raise concerns over the short time
allocated to discuss this important issue.

130 patient signatures sent to Minister
CJA have sent a letter with 130 patient
signatures asking for clarity on subsitution, safety
and efficacy of biosimilars.

Syringe availability difficult for
Methotrexate patients

Patients injecting Methotrexate are
finding it difficult to gain access to syringes.
Have your voice heard

Have your voice heard

CJA want to give you the opportunity to
have a say in the big issues affecting
people living with arthritis. If you have an
important issue to raise or wish to become
a CJA advocate please contact us.