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GP Practices no longer prescribe medicines that are available over the counter
Posted on 16 Jul 2018
The NHS spend around £569 million each year on a wide range of medicines which can be purchased from community pharmacies, supermarkets and other retail outlets.
In 2018, NHS England issued national guidance on 'over the counter (OTC) products' which should NOT be subscribed to ensure long-term sustainability of the NHS. For more informaation Click here