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The IMB would be delighted to answer any question you may have.

Hours of business are from 9:00am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday, with reception cover from 8:45am to 6:00pm.

Telephone number: +353-1-6764971
Fax number: +353-1-6767836

Emergency Contact Numbers

For urgent quality defects and recalls of medicinal products:-
By e-mail:   
By fax:+353-1-6764061 (Note: Fax machine is manned during office hours only)

Mr. Kevin O’Donnell, Market Compliance Manager
Office contact no.: +353-1-676 4971
Out-of-hours contact details: mobile: +353-87-9562818

Ms. Breda Gleeson, Market Compliance Inspector
Office contact no.: +353-1-6764971
Out-of-hours contact details: mobile: +353-87-9703559

Mr. John Lynch, Director of Compliance
Office contact no.: +353-1-6764971
Out-of-hours contact details: +353-87-2347294

E-mail contacts
For more specific queries, you may wish to use the e-mail addresses below:

Human medicines
Human medicines searches:
Receipts and validation:
Clinical trials:
Herbal medicines:
Quality defects:

Medical devices
Medical devices: 
Adverse incidents:

Veterinary medicines:
Receipts and validation:
Veterinary pharmacovigilance:
Quality defects:
Scientific animal protection:


Controlled drugs:

Compliance department:
Export certificates:
Falsified Medicines Directive:

Additional contacts
Freedom of Information:
IT helpdesk:

Our address is:
Irish Medicines Board,
Kevin O'Malley House,
Earlsfort Centre,
Earlsfort Terrace,
Dublin 2,


Date Printed: 19 April 2014

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Address: Kevin O'Malley House, Earlsfort Centre, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2, Ireland.
Tel: 353-1-676 4971