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Drug Tariff Watch: August 2019 changes

The Preface lists additions, deletions and alterations to the Drug Tariff. Below is a quick summary of the changes due to take place from 1st August 2019. Part VIIIA additions Category A: Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine solution for injection 0.5ml vials (1) Category C: Betamethasone valerate 2.25mg medicated plasters (4) – Betesil Clozapine 100mg tablets (84) Clozapine...

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Drug Tariff Watch: August 2019 changes

The Preface lists additions, deletions and alterations to the Drug Tariff. Below is a quick summary of the changes due to take place from 1st August 2019. Part VIIIA additions Category A: Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine solution for injection 0.5ml vials (1) Category C: Betamethasone valerate 2.25mg medicated plasters (4) – Betesil Clozapine 100mg tablets (84) Clozapine...

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CPPE Foundation pharmacist training pathway applications open

Applications are now open for the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education’s (CPPE) foundation pharmacist training pathway, which supports newly qualified pharmacists to develop their knowledge and skills in community pharmacy practice. Pharmacists are eligible to apply if they: are a newly qualified pharmacist (qualified from 2017 onwards); are a community pharmacist returning to practice after...

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CPPE Foundation pharmacist training pathway applications open

Applications are now open for the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education’s (CPPE) foundation pharmacist training pathway, which supports newly qualified pharmacists to develop their knowledge and skills in community pharmacy practice. Pharmacists are eligible to apply if they: are a newly qualified pharmacist (qualified from 2017 onwards); are a community pharmacist returning to practice after...

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Class 2 MHRA Medicines Recall – Aripiprazole 1mg/ml oral solution (Accord UK in Actavis Livery)

Drug alert number: EL (19) A/20 Date issued: 30 July 2019  The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a class 2 pharmacy level medicines recall, to be actioned within 48 hours, for certain batches of Aripiprazole 1mg/ml oral solution. Accord-UK Ltd is recalling the above batches due to the potential for small...

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