Shortages

Guidance on Shortages for pharmacy teams in Scotland

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Important Update:

The Part 7 app & adjusted prices have been updated (01/12/2019). 

  • News 28 Nov 2019

    Nardil (Phenelzine) shortage - further guidance for pharmacy teams

    You may have noticed that a Medicine Supply Alert Notice (MSAN) was issued in October for Nardil (Phenelzine) 15mg table…

  • 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 …