Penicillin Allergy

Penicillin Allergy

Penicillin Allergy Read about the facts. There have been a large number of penicillin allergy cases reported however research showed not all cases are true drug induced allergy. Penicillin has been front line antibiotics for decades for treatment of minor to severe infection. Penicillin allergies are due to IgE-mediated reactions to penicillins reactive intermediates, called […]

Pharmacist Pre-Registration

Pharmacist Pre-Registration Focal Point 1

Pre-Registration Focal Point 1: Over The Counter Over The Counter (OTC) is assumed easy for Pre-Registration Pharmacists in the community sector. However no pre-registration student should be at a disadvantage. PharmacistDiary has compiled a list of useful information and tips tailored for all Pre-registration pharmacists. In a community sector, an ideal first step will be […]

Pharmacist Pre-Registration

Pharmacist Pre-Registration Training

Pharmacist Pre-Registration Training Pharmacist Pre-Registration Training scheme welcomed new batch of pharmacy students. The next 52 weeks is crucial and determines pharmacists success rate. There is so much vital experience and knowledge to gain during the year, this will shape individuals career paths. No one single book available that tells you all you need to […]

Medicine Recall: Xarelto

Medicine Recall: Xarelto tablets (Rivaroxaban)

Medicine Recall: Xarelto 20 mg film-coated tablets (Rivaroxaban)   Strathclyde Pharmaceuticals Ltd is recalling a single batch of Xarelto 20mg film-coated tablets (Rivaroxaban) because of reports of rogue blister strips of 15 mg tablets within two packs of 20 mg¬†tablets. The labelling on one side of the blister strips reflects the correct strength of the […]

CPD Entry Vascular Dementia

CPD Entry Vascular Dementia

CPD Entry Vascular Dementia REFLECTION Name of entry: Vascular Dementia Date identified: 23 June 2017 What do you want to learn: I would like to up date my knowledge on vascular dementia. How is this learning relevant to the safe and effective practice of pharmacy and to your scope of practice: In 2015, 720,251 of […]