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Issue : The Pharmaceutical Journal, December 2010

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  • Local authorities warned to be inclusive

    2 DEC 2010 12:54

    Pharmacy organisations have welcomed recognition of pharmacy’s public health role in this week’s White Paper but have warned that local authorities must act inclusively when looking at public health services.

  • Changes to EEA CD dispensing

    2 DEC 2010 12:46

    Pharmacists will be able to dispense schedule 4 or 5 Controlled Drugs to EEA or Swiss nationals, on presentation of a valid EEA prescription, from 20 December 2010.

  • EU issues draft guidance on generic monoclonal antibodies

    2 DEC 2010 12:40

    Draft guidance on biosimilar medicines containing monoclonal antibodies has been published for consultation by the European Medicines Agency.

  • Rob Darracott

    Trade organisations launch "unified voice for pharmacy"

    2 DEC 2010 10:30

    “Pharmacy Voice”, a new representative body for community pharmacy, was established this week by three key pharmacy bodies.The National Pharmacy Association, the Company Chemists’ Association and the Association of Independent Multiple Pharmacies have created the organisation in a bid to provide “a stronger, unified voice” for their members.

  • Prison door

    Dispensing error law: views sought informally

    1 DEC 2010 17:05

    Proposals to change the law so that criminal prosecution for a dispensing error will only be brought in cases where a health professional has acted with intent or negligence have been published by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency.

  • Keele University (postgraduate results 2010) Subscription

    1 DEC 2010

    The following candidates have completed Keele University postgraduate courses.

  • Drug Tariff Updates: November 2010 prescriptions

    1 DEC 2010 16:30

    The Department of Health and the National Assembly for Wales have agreed to allow “no cheaper stock obtainable” (NCSO) endorsements forgabapentin capsules 100mg and 400mgcitalopram tablets 20mgfor November 2010 prescriptions.

  • Drug Tariff Updates: November 2010 prescriptions (updated)

    1 DEC 2010 16:26

    The Department of Health and the National Assembly for Wales have agreed to allow “no cheaper stock obtainable” (NCSO) endorsements forgabapentin capsules 100mg and 400mgcitalopram tablets 20mgtamoxifen tablets 20mgfor November 2010 prescriptions.

  • Product news (4 December 2010)

    1 DEC 2010 16:21

    Accessing SPCsThe list of changes to summaries of product characteristics is not exhaustive. SPCs for a number of medicines licensed in the UK are available online 

  • Immunoassay (Kireevdmitry/Dreamstime.com)

    Antiretrovirals could protect high-risk groups against HIV infection

    1 DEC 2010 15:33

    Prophylactic treatment with antiretrovirals offers partial protection against HIV infection, a study published online in the NEJM shows (23 November 2010).

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