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Don Lavoie is alcohol programme manager at Public Health England and Gul Root is lead pharmacist, Health and Wellbeing Directorate, Public Health England
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glucomenDecember 23 2015

GlucoMen LX Sensor test strips could give falsely high blood glucose readings if they have been exposed to high humidity, a medical safety alert is advising.

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frovatriptanDecember 21 2015

Generic frovatriptan film-coated tablets are now available.

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drug alertDecember 14 2015

A drug alert concerning Pfizer’s Genotropin GoQuick pre-filled pens, containing somatropin 5.3mg or 12mg powder for solution for injection, has been issued. However, to avoid product shortages, the products are not being recalled.

The problem relates to a manufacturing defect for the dosing mechanism of some of the pens. “The defect has been found to create the possibility of the dose being set to one extra click beyond the dose selected and indicated in the memory window when the patient turns the dose knob with excessive force,” said the alert issued on December 9.

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OmeprazoleDecember 16 2015

 

A medical safety alert recalling four batches of Zentiva’s omeprazole 20mg gastro-resistant hard capsules has been issued.

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pioglitazoneDecember 7 2015

Accord Healthcare is recalling a specific batch of pioglitazone 30m tablets as the product is labelled for the Portuguese and not the UK market. Read more ...

December 13 2017 The new revalidation process for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians will come into effect from March 30 2018, the General Pharmaceutical Council has announced.
December 7 2015 Pharmacists in Scotland have been asked to share their views on what politicians need to be made aware of ahead of the Scottish Parliament elections in 2016. The Royal Pharmaceutical Society...