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Errors in the BNF for Children

An error has been found in the new British National Formulary (BNF) for Children (2015–2016) regarding the indications of aciclovir. Some indications are omitted or are unclear.

The dosage information for magnesium glycerophosphate, tranexamic acid and erythromycin in the printed version of BNF for Children is also incorrect.

Full details can be found on the BNF website in the news section. Digital versions of the BNF will be corrected in the next version and in the next print edition of the BNF for Children (2016–2017). 

Citation: The Pharmaceutical Journal DOI: 10.1211/PJ.2015.20200040

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