The Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland. (2010) Non-prescription medicinal products containing codeine: Guidance for pharmacists on safe supply to patients. The Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland, Dublin.
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The PSI Council has approved guidance for pharmacists on the safe supply to patients of non-prescription medicines containing codeine.
The aim of this guidance is to ensure the safe and rational use of these medicines and to assist pharmacists in discharging their professional obligations to patients seeking advice, guidance or assistance in using these medicines.
From 1 August 2010, all pharmacists and retail pharmacy businesses (pharmacies) will be required to comply with the guidance in full.
|Date:||09 June 2010|
|Publisher:||The Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland|
|Corporate Creators:||The Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland|
|Place of Publication:||Dublin|
|Subjects:||E Concepts in biomedical areas > AOD substance by legal status > Over the counter drug (medicine / medication)|
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland
E Concepts in biomedical areas > AOD substance by legal status > Prescription drug (medicine / medication)
L Social psychology and related concepts > Availability, accessibility, and use
B AOD Substances > Opioids (opiates) > Codeine
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