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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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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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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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AirFluSalNovember 23 2015

Sandoz has launched its AirFluSal Forspiro (500mcg fluticasone propionate / 50mcg salmeterol) twice-daily inhaler into the UK market. Read more ...

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 ...

drug alertNovember 11 2015

‘Caution in use’ alerts relating to Primidone SERB 50mg tablets, distributed by Actavis, and Wockhardt’s Amoxicillin Powder for Solution for Injection have been issued.

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October 20 2017 The Royal Pharmaceutical Society is calling for the government to provide pharmacists with state-backed indemnity cover, along the lines being proposed for GPs.
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...