As reports of inappropriate prescribing for dementia patients continue to increase, it is crucial that the issue is taken seriously.
The dangers of addiction to the opioid, which were not anticipated at the drug’s launch, serve as a reminder that pharmacists always have more to learn.
Pharmacists should leave quackery in the past and focus on evidence of efficacy when selling over-the-counter drugs.
The US Drug Enforcement Agency will classify illicit versions of synthetic opioid fentanyl at the same level as heroin, as part of ongoing efforts to tackle the country’s opioid epidemic.
The government will make a capital investment of an additional £10bn over the course of this parliament to support Sustainability and Transformation plans, Chancellor of the Exchequer, Phillip Hammond, has announced in his Autumn budget.
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