Conditions for which over the counter items should not routinely be prescribed in primary care: A consultation on guidance for CCGs closes

Wednesday, 14 March, 2018 (All day)

NHS England has launchws a public consultation on reducing prescribing of over-the-counter medicines for 33 minor, short-term health concerns.

In the year prior to June 2017, the NHS spent approximately £569 million on prescriptions for medicines which can be purchased over the counter from a pharmacy and other outlets such as supermarkets.

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