Clinical Updates

November 2020 Clinical Drug MDref Update

1 November, 2020

The November 2020 MDref drug database and content update for MedicalDirector Clinical is now available and current from 1 November, 2020. The update is a fully rebuilt MDref drug database, CMI (Consumer Medicines Information), PI (Product Information) and updated MedicalDirector Clinical content.

We strongly recommend that you update your MDref database every month. Monthly PBS changes, including new items, Streamlined Authority changes and PBS pricing details, are included in the monthly MDref update. Without this data, you are at risk of creating invalid PBS scripts.

Click here for a full list of drug database changes in this MDref update.

Download November 2020 Drug Update (692 MB)

This update also includes the following:

  • Updated Letter Writer templates
    • Referral Form – Heart Foundation
    • SAS Non-psychotropic Medical Cannabis MediCabilis
    • Genea Fertility Specialist Referral
    • Genea Horizon Egg Freezing Referral- SYD, ACT, PERTH


  • This MDref update can only be applied to MedicalDirector Clinical 3.12.1 (or above).