Aspirin, ibuprofen and paracetamol may no longer be sold in self-service pharmacies.

Aspirin, Ibuprofen and Paracetamol: Towards the End of Self-Service in Pharmacies

The National Agency for Drug Safety wants aspirin, ibuprofen and paracetamol to be placed behind the counter of the pharmacist. Soon finished free access to aspirin, ibuprofen and paracetamol at the pharmacy? This is what the National Agency for Drug Safety (ANSM) wants in an information point broadcast on October 3rd, 2019. The ANSM explains that it wants to “strengthen the […]

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Two burglars were placed in custody, Tuesday, May 14, 2019, after pointing a pharmacy in the Sept-Denies district, Toulouse.

Toulouse: They Rob a Pharmacy and Flee, Two Burglars Arrested

Two burglars were arrested by the police on the night of Monday 13th to Tuesday 14th May 2019, when they had just committed theft at a pharmacy in Toulouse. The details. On the night of Monday 13th to Tuesday 14th May 2019, around 3 am, a witness saw two burglars, robbing a pharmacy in the Sept-Deniers district of Toulouse. One is inside […]

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In ten years, the price of some over-the-counter drugs has gone up.

Nurofen, Strepsil, Maalox … The Prices of Nonprescription Drugs Soar

Headache, throat, heartburn … People who have the reflex of non-prescription drugs can pay dearly, as prices have exploded in 10 years. Details. It must have been a means of relieving the French portfolio. But since the authorization for pharmacies  to sell certain drugs in open access , the expected goal is not there. In a report published by Familles Rurales Tuesday, April […]

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The flu vaccine will be available in France from the 6th October

The Flu Vaccine Available in Pharmacies from 6th October

VACCINATION: The flu vaccine for the first time will be given by pharmacists this year … The 2017-2018 version of the vaccine against the flu will be available in pharmacies from Friday. The annual campaign of national vaccination, was launched on Wednesday. Some pharmacists allowed to vaccinate According to the  recommendations of the World Health Organization (WHO) , the […]

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Pharmacists in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes and Nouvelle Aquitaine will be able to vaccinate their clients against Flu

Flu: Pharmacists Allowed to Vaccinate in Two Regions

In Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes and Nouvelle-Aquitaine, some pharmacists will now be able to vaccinate their customers against the flu. Pharmacists in the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes and Nouvelle-Aquitaine are allowed on an experimental basis to proceed to vaccinations against flu, sets a decree published in the Official Journal (OJ). The measure, included in the last budget law for Social Security, allows […]

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The National Assembly gave the green light Thursday to the experimental authorization for pharmacists to vaccinate against flu

The Assembly Authorizes Pharmacists to Vaccinate against Flu

The National Assembly gave the green light on Thursday to the experimental authorization for pharmacists to vaccinate against flu, and also for general practitioners to store the vaccines for administration. “As for the flu, only 48% of the those at risk were vaccinated in 2015-2016, a decline of more than 14 points since 2009” , said […]

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Doctors and Pharmacies are threatening strike action in France

GP’s and Specialists due to Strike

STRIKE ACTION:  Many GP’s and specialist doctors throughout France are discussing strike action between the 24th and 31st of December, due to changes that are being discussed under the new healthcare bill Many GP’s and specialist doctors throughout France are discussing strike action between the 24th and 31st of December, due to changes that are being discussed under […]

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