Product Updates

Branded loratidine

Clarityn is the only branded tablet to contain loratadine.

Marketing authorisation for Epistatus

Epistatus 10 mg Oromucosal Solution (Midazolam) has been granted a UK marketing authorisation.

Hot on your heals

Bruises, cuts, grazes, scars and minor burns – pharmacists are in the frontline when it comes to wound care and can advise on and encourage the right patient self-care.

HIV self-test

Biosure self test allows users to discover their HIV status in minutes

Gaviscon tips for those that overindulge over Xmas

Gaviscon free prize draw to win dinner in a Michelin star restaurant

Cold school cures

Dawn Gay reviews the children's winter remedies category

Filling a gap in the market

Dawn Gay looks at the latest product and marketing news in the oral care category

Suitcase essentials for 2015

The holiday health category reviewed

Maximising foot care in pharmacy

RB UK’s marketing director Jerome Lemaire considers the latest research and product innovation in the foot care category

Study shows how shampoo protects against headlice

A category first education story in head lice control

Maximising the cold and flu season

Craig Shaw explains how to maximise your sales of winter remedies

Time for health lessons

Looking at what's new for tackling term-time infections and infestations in schools

Happy feet

Feet are one of the most neglected parts of the body. Victoria Goldman explains how they should be looked after

Shampoo: Taking the sting out of childhood

Steve Ainsworth explores the history of hair washing and Vosene

Latest News

Pharmacist Support sets £10k goal for #GoGreen4PS

The weeklong event, now in its second year, kicks off on World Pharmacists Day on 25 September.

Voyage of discovery for Ask Your Pharmacist Week 2017

Discover Your Local Pharmacy is the theme of the next Ask Your Pharmacist Week.


Promoting long, healthy lives - the role of pharmacy

This NPA-accredited module, developed by CIG Healthcare Partnership on behalf of Merck Consumer Health, highlights risk ...

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