Medicine Recall: Lipitor

Medicine Recall: Lipitor tablets (Atorvastatin)

Medicine Recall: Lipitor (Atorvastatin) 80mg film-coated tablets Medicine Recall: Lipitor¬† A Class 2 Medicine Recall: Pfizer Ireland Pharmaceuticals is recalling three batches of Lipitor (Atorvastatin) 80mg film-coated tablets as a precaution. This is due to an out of specification result for microbiological testing during stability studies on a batch of the product which was not […]

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 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 […]

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 […]