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Merck Sharp & Dohme (Asia) Ltd. ("MSD") reserves the right to change these terms from time to time as it deems to be necessary. We will always post notice of those changes, and the date that they became effective, within the current agreement on the website. You may view the current applicable version of this Terms of Use Agreement at any time through a link at the bottom of each page within this website.

INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE

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For healthcare professionals accessing this website for product or other information, you are advised to refer to the product's full prescribing information approved by the Department of Health to obtain full information regarding the product. With respect to other information on this website including medical/scientific research and news articles, diagnostic tools, patient education materials, slides, continuing education for medical and other professionals, and other resources, it is not intended to serve as a substitute for your own medical judgment. As a healthcare professional, you should use your own professional judgment in evaluating the information provided within this website. We also recommend that you consult with other professional sources and references prior to making any evaluation or treatment decisions. MSD shall not be liable, under any circumstances, for any damage, loss or injury resulting from any form of use of or reliance upon, the information provided.

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