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Pharmacies receive flu vaccinations ‘ahead of practices’, GPs claim
An “early examination” of the different requirements set out in the respective GP and pharmacy flu service contracts
C+D Awards 2020 winners announced
The C+D Awards were this year held as an online ceremony for the first time in the event’s 13-year history, for safety
Scotland: Fees set for COVID vax – but pharmacy not ‘default’ provider
However, community pharmacies in Scotland will not be the “default” option through which the COVID-19 vaccination
Rowlands asks for rent drops while AIMp reports ‘exorbitant’ increases
“Local crippling rentals” and the pharmacy funding austerity in England are pushing many pharmacies “to the point of
Watchdog recognises GPhC work on FtP process, but says concerns remain
The PSA – which oversees 10 statutory bodies that regulate health and social care professionals in the UK – published
Pharmacies banned from selling single-use plastic cotton buds
The ban on supplying plastic straws and stirrers and plastic-stemmed cotton buds, which applies to pharmacies in
GPhC bumps pharmacy premises fees up to £365 from April 2021
The regulator decided to delay the introduction of the £103 increase until April 2021, after considering the pressures
GPhC defends £103 premises fee increase for pharmacy
The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has previously “covered some of the costs of the registration fees” for
Frisium 10mg out of stock due to strong demand and logistics problems
Sanofi told C+D yesterday (October 26) that resupply is expected in “early November” and that the tablets became out
Warn patients of fire risk from emollients, MHRA advises pharmacists
Patients who use emollient creams for conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and ichthyosis should therefore take
Three manufacturers fined £2.3m for fludrocortisone price hike deal
Aspen has been fined £2,101,954 and Tiofarma £186,442 for breaking competition law to keep the price of fludrocortisone
COVID-19: MHRA asks pharmacies to stop selling finger-prick tests
The request, made by the MHRA last week (May 29), has prompted Lloydspharmacy to remove the home sampling kits it
Zentiva launches risperidone tablets in 0.25mg strength
Released in October, the 0.25mg strength enables patients to take a lower dose without breaking up stronger tablets,
Dermal launches updated website with ‘extensive’ resources
Launched in October, Dermal.co.uk offers an “extensive online resource” for the dermatological professional development
GSK promotes Panadol packaging redesign with TV campaign
The “contemporary” packaging will help customers distinguish the brand and poses a “lucrative sales opportunity” for
Strides Pharma launches buspirone hydrochloride 7.5mg tablets
Released on October 19, the buspirone hydrochloride 7.5mg tablets allow patients to take an incrementally higher dosage
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