Australian Medicines Handbook

Australian Medicines Handbook is an evidence-based independent medicines reference preferred by thousands of clinicians in the Australian healthcare sector.  

Our company, AMH Pty Ltd, publishes books and electronic reference resources aimed at improving the quality use of medicines. 

An Australian owned company, based in Adelaide, our products are specifically created for health care practitioners across Australia.

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Peer-reviewed and independent

Our editors are highly-qualified health professionals and our content is extensively peer reviewed.  

The AMH Editorial Advisory Committee and reviewers are drawn from Australia’s leading educational and medical institutions.

In order to maintain our independence, we accept no advertising, sponsorship or other forms of support from the pharmaceutical industry.

2019 AMH Children’s Dosing Companion

The July 2019 release of the print and online version is available now. This update incorporates:

  • 15 new monographs compared to the 2018 edition, including glibenclamide in neonatal diabetes, hydromorphone for severe pain, a new antiepileptic stiripentol, and tetracosactrin for diagnostic testing of adrenal function
  • new doses for tacrolimus in the treatment of nephrotic syndrome have been added while those for ciclosporin have been revised
  • a review of doses across all asthma medications following the recent update to the Australian Asthma Handbook