Online course

Demystifying bioequivalence

This module is designed to explain the role of bioequivalence in generic medicines development and to assist health professionals to feel confident explaining these principles to patients.

  • Cost: free

Demystifying bioequivalence


It is recommended that 0.75 CPD hours be recorded for the purposes of self-directed CPD.



In Australia, generic products must be bioequivalent to the innovator brand name product before they are approved.

As a health professional, you play a key role in helping patients understand any real or perceived differences between different brands of medicines.