Monthly Archives: March 2019

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Pharmacist Support: Supporting community pharmacists in challenging times

This feature provides information about the support available from Pharmacist Support, which is the profession’s independent charity for pharmacists and their families, former pharmacists, trainees and MPharm students. The charity’s free and confidential support includes a suite of wellbeing resources – delivered through workshops, webinars and factsheets – aimed at helping individuals identify the signs and...

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Pharmacist Support: Supporting community pharmacists in challenging times

This feature provides information about the support available from Pharmacist Support, which is the profession’s independent charity for pharmacists and their families, former pharmacists, trainees and MPharm students. The charity’s free and confidential support includes a suite of wellbeing resources – delivered through workshops, webinars and factsheets – aimed at helping individuals identify the signs and...

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March edition of CPN magazine is out now

The March 2019 edition of PSNC’s Community Pharmacy News (CPN) is now available. This month’s CPN features: Funding maintained as interim measure; Brexit and medicines supply; Roll-out of CDs in EPS; and PSNC EPS claims factsheet. Note: On page 2, Steve Brine MP is referred to as the Pharmacy Minister. Mr Brine has since resigned,...

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March edition of CPN magazine is out now

The March 2019 edition of PSNC’s Community Pharmacy News (CPN) is now available. This month’s CPN features: Funding maintained as interim measure; Brexit and medicines supply; Roll-out of CDs in EPS; and PSNC EPS claims factsheet. Note: On page 2, Steve Brine MP is referred to as the Pharmacy Minister. Mr Brine has since resigned,...

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Reclassification of gabapentin and pregabalin as CDs

Community pharmacy teams are reminded that from 1st April 2019 gabapentin and pregabalin will be reclassified as Schedule 3 Controlled Drugs (CDs). Once this change has come into force, all gabapentin and pregabalin prescriptions will be subject to the prescription writing requirements for Schedule 3 CDs and it will be illegal to supply these drugs...

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