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GPhC Discussion Paper: Making sure patients & the public obtain medicines & other pharmacy services safely online

Tuesday, June 26, 2018


The GPhC have launched a discussion paper on making sure patients and the public can obtain medicines and other pharmacy services safely online. This discussion is open for 8 weeks until the 21st August 2018.

The proposal is that online pharmacies will have to put in place new safeguards to protect people who want to obtain medicines online, including opiates, antibiotics, asthma inhalers and Botox. You can find out more about this discussion paper on the GPhC website and on social media by following #onlinepharmacy.