Date of prep: December 2020
Prescribing information and
adverse events reporting
For healthcare professionals only
Over the years we have seen a rise in the number of prescriptions that are being fulfilled by distant selling pharmacies (DSPs).
Phlo, an online pharmacy operating in England, has crowdfunded £1,728,700 less than two days after launching a crowdfunding campaign.
In response to patient demand during the COVID-19 pandemic, Well have now doubled the capacity at their online pharmacy.
The online technology company Amazon has submitted an application register a trademark against the term ‘Amazon Pharmacy’.
The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has identified that some online pharmacies have supplied these high-risk medicines to patients without appropriate steps being taken by the pharmacy owner, prescriber, responsible pharmacist or other members of the team to check that the medicine being prescribed and dispensed was clinically appropriate for the patient.
Online pharmacies in Great Britain will have to follow updated guidance from the pharmacy regulator to protect people from getting medicines online. The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has strengthened its guidance (1) for pharmacy owners to help make sure that people can only obtain medicines from online pharmacies that are safe and clinically […]