Shortages

Guidance on Shortages for pharmacy teams in Scotland

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Important Update:

The Part 7 app & adjusted prices have been updated (1/11/2019). 

  • News 19 Nov 2019

    Chloramphenicol supply to children under the age of 2

    You may be aware that the POM pack of Chloramphenicol eye drops has been discontinued. As the PGD which most Health Boar…

  • News 19 Nov 2019

    MHRA Looking for Volunteers

    The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is setting up a stakeholder group to discuss the reclassi…

  • Circular 13 Nov 2019

    PCA(P)(2019)23 - Staff Training 2019-20

    The Scottish Government is continuing to make funding available for community pharmacy staff training. This circular let…

  • News 13 Nov 2019

    Prescription Collection Bags- Arriving soon!

    We’re making a list, we’re checking it twice, we’re looking to see who’s picked up once or twice… Nope, not Santa coming…

  • News 11 Nov 2019

    NES OTC training materials

    In February this year all community pharmacies in Scotland received a copy of the third in a series of training resource…

  • News 11 Nov 2019

    Pain Association Scotland

    We recently met with Pain Association Scotland, who offer community support for those living with chronic pain. This is …

  • Blog 11 Nov 2019

    It’s Ask your Pharmacist week!

    …but what should you ask them about? Our members and their pharmacy teams provide advice to the people they look after a…