Half of the year is already gone. What were the stories you were reading in the first half of 2024? These were the 20 best read stories on the AJP …

Minister ‘marched out’ of pharmacy, Sigma/CWH merger, Endone issues and salaries rising: what you’ve been reading recently  These were the ten most read stories on our website from 10 June …

A look at some of the upcoming events on the pharmacy calendar The world comes together The 2024 World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences will take place from 1 …

A herb used in around 100 listed medicines is linked to allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis, with reports increasing since 2019, the TGA says Medicines containing the herb Andrographis paniculata (andrographis) may …

Government talks with pharmacists over new vape provision legislation are continuing says Health Minister Mark Butler, highlighting the role of one organisation in particular  The federal government is engaged in …

Warning issued over compounded wind and colic products The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has issued a warning that it has received reports of serious side effects in infants given compounded …

We’ve received a deluge of comments from our readers on the controversial S3 vape legislation. Here’s a selection of reader comments From 1 July, pharmacies are the only retailers authorised …

Agreement, budget and $1 discount demise capture our readers attention It was a month of big announcements and events – the federal budget, the 8CPA, Pharmacy Guild election upsets and …

Former TGA boss receives King’s Birthday honour alongside long-serving community pharmacists  While a couple of long serving community pharmacists were recognised in the 2023 King’s Birthday honours list, it was …

A raft of interim scheduling decisions have been confirmed, with some new Pharmacy, and Pharmacist Only, products   A number of scheduling changes, announced as interim decisions earlier this year, have …

TGA rules out a general sale option for small effervescent, child resistant, paracetamol packs The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has confirmed a preliminary decision to reject a proposal to allow …

It’s now been four years since the Covid-19 pandemic was declared. It has driven changes in pharmacy, as in so much of healthcare, and indeed society. Where are we currently …