Essential medicines and health products

WHO Model Lists of Essential Medicines

The WHO Model Lists of Essential Medicines has been updated every two years since 1977.

The current versions are the 20th WHO Essential Medicines List (EML) and the 6th WHO Essential Medicines List for Children (EMLc) updated in March 2017.

The 2017 Expert Committee on the Selection and Use of Essential Medicines

CURRENT LISTS

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PREVIOUS LISTS

ADULTS -- 18th edition (April 2013) -- Rev. Oct. 2013

CHILDREN -- 4th edition (April 2013) -- Rev. Oct. 2013

ADULTS -- 17th edition (March 2011)

CHILDREN -- 3rd edition (March 2011)

ADULTS -- 13th edition (April 2003)