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Clinical Pharmacist    Follow    
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     ISSN (Print) 0278-2677
     Published by PJ Online Homepage  [1 journal]   [SJR: 0.114]   [H-I: 9]
  • BNF provides advice on the differences between oral mesalazine products
    • Authors: Tracey McNerney
      Abstract: The British National Formulary has updated its information on mesalazine oral preparations, which are used to treat mild to moderate ulcerative colitis, according to its latest newsletter (April 2014). The BNF says that while there is no evidence that any one preparation is more effective than another, the delivery characteristics may vary, so patients who have to be switched to a different... To read the whole article click on the headline
      PubDate: Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:26:40 +010
       
  • New constipation drug gets a lukewarm response from DTB
    • Authors: Tracey McNerney
      Abstract: A lack of evidence supporting the use of lubiprostone means that the first chloride-channel activator launched to the UK market does not fit readily into management strategies for people with chronic idiopathic constipation, the latest Drug and Therapeutics Bulletin has concluded. The analysis scrutinised the three papers proving efficacy — all of which were double-blind randomised controlled... To read the whole article click on the headline
      PubDate: Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:34:11 +010
       
  • Advisory group to look at how plans around decriminalisation of dispensing
           errors will affect hospital pharmacists
    • Authors: joanne marks
      Abstract: An expert advisory group has been set up to identify the impact that changes to pharmacy legislation, particularly involving the decriminalisation of dispensing errors, will have on hospital pharmacists. Ken Jarrold, chairman of the programme board for rebalancing medicines legislation and pharmacy regulation, highlighted the work of the group at a conference held jointly by the UK Clinical... To read the whole article click on the headline
      PubDate: Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:19:50 +010
       
  • Dramatic rise in the number of calls made to poisons centres about
           e-cigarettes
    • Authors: Editor
      Abstract: Calls from members of the public to the national poisons information service (NPIS) about swallowing the liquid used in e-cigarettes rose from just 29 in 2012 to 139 in 2013. Just over a third of the calls concerned children aged under four years, of whom 10 per cent needed hospital treatment, NHS England told PJ Online yesterday (8 April 2014). In the previous five years the total number... To read the whole article click on the headline
      PubDate: Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:29:32 +010
       
  • IV azithromycin and Eviplera among medicines approved by Scottish
           Medicines Consortium
    • Authors: Editor
      Abstract: An intravenous formulation of azithromycin (Zedbac) is one of four medicines given the go-ahead for use in NHS Scotland by the Scottish Medicines Consortium this month. A further five medicines are accepted for restricted use. No medicines were rejected in the latest SMC advice announced yesterday (7 April 2014). Zedbac is accepted for treating community-acquired pneumonia and pelvic... To read the whole article click on the headline
      PubDate: Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:04:00 +010
       
 
 
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