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Lloydspharmacy owner acquires repeat prescription app Echo
The company announced this afternoon (June 19) it had bought Echo – which allows patients to order their repeat
Pharma firms accused of colluding to keep nortriptyline prices high
Manufacturer King Pharmaceuticals, along with wholesalers Alissa Healthcare and Lexon UK, exchanged commercially
Pharmacy minister hopes to announce expanded role for sector this year
In a letter to C+D, sent yesterday (June 18), Ms Kennedy said she is “committed to delivering an expanded role for
'Pharmacy's role in Channel 4 stolen medicines exposé overplayed'
Last night (June 17) saw the safety of prescription drugs being brought into question by Channel 4’s Dispatches: How
Boots' independent prescribers help it to ace CQC inspection
In March, the CQC announced a "programme of inspections" into digital healthcare providers in the UK, which it said
Online pharmacy addresses CQC's warnings on patient safety
In March, the CQC announced a "programme of inspections" into "digital healthcare providers" in the UK, which will "
GPhC: Only 'trivial gifts' will avoid conflicts of interest
In a joint statement signed by the GPhC and eight other health regulators – including the General Medical Council (GMC
GPhC: Managers must prioritise patient safety over targets
In a consultation document published yesterday (July 20), the GPhC said managers have a “significant influence over the
UPDATED: August concessionary prices announced
Drug Strength Form Price Betahistine 8mg tablets (84) £6.33 Betahistine 16mg tablets (84) £11.05 Buspirone
July concessionary prices updated
Initial concessionary prices for July were announced last week. */ Drug Strength Form Price Olanzapine 7.5mg
C+D’s first impressions of the new BNF app
This free-to-download app – available since June 26, but officially launched yesterday (July 13) – replaces the
July concessionary prices announced
*/ Drug Strength Form Price Betahistine 16mg tablets (84) £11.95 Betahistine 8mg tablets (84) £5.85
Phantom heads and fake teeth: how we tackled oral health in pharmacies
Poor oral health costs the NHS. The British Dental Association (BDA) estimates that 150 procedures to extract teeth are
How will gluten-free restrictions affect pharmacies and patients?
From this month, pharmacy teams in England will no longer be able to dispense NHS prescriptions for any gluten-free
Can you make a Botox and dermal filler service work in your pharmacy?
In August, Superdrug piloted its ‘skin renew service’ – which includes Botox injections and dermal fillers priced from
Honey or OTC options – what does the new Nice guidance on cough say?
Coughs and colds are one of the most common reasons patients seek advice from community pharmacy – and even more so at
Naproxen 250mg among first 11 price concessions agreed for June
*/ Drug Strength Form Price Amiloride 5mg tablets (28) £9.49 Betahistine 8mg tablets (84) £2.34
GSK launches Sensodyne toothpaste for enamel repair
Sensodyne Pronamel Intensive Enamel Repair, which is available from pharmacies, retailers and online from today (June 5
GSK launches Voltarol pain relief campaign targeting younger audience
The £3 million marketing campaign began in June and will continue until September across TV, social media and screens
Flexipharm Austrading launches Arsenic Trioxide Phebra for leukaemia
The hospital-only medicine contains 10mg arsenic trioxide in a 10ml glass vial, Flexipharm Austrading announced this
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