It could take decades to recover a loss of more than $200k from choosing to study pharmacy instead of just working a plain retail job, argues this pharmacist Lost wages …

Pharmacists are urged to stay alert after fake scripts for fentanyl patches were successfully presented at pharmacies in both metro and regional areas Handwritten forgeries of fentanyl scripts were initially …

SHPA welcomes millions in funding to track prescriptions and usage of antimicrobial treatments, announced as part of World Antimicrobial Awareness Week Health Minister Greg Hunt has announced more than $14.2 …

The majority of our readers agree that COVID-19 vaccination should be compulsory for pharmacy staff A recent poll run by the AJP over the past three weeks reveals that 75% …

Gaps in knowledge about the safety of opioids, ADHD drugs and benzos in pregnancy may present a risk to women of reproductive age, say researchers A dearth of information about …

Take-home naloxone is not associated with increased opioid use or overdose, according to a new systematic review Health researchers have debunked a common objection to take-home naloxone (THN) programs: that …

How much does the average community pharmacy make? And how much does it spend on wages? A new Guild report reveals the figures The Australian community pharmacy industry is a …

Fluctuation of dispensing and employment patterns over the past few years reflects the impact of the pandemic, new reports on the Australian pharmacy industry reveal Recent data on dispensing and …

An Australian-first trial program will allow consumers to recycle their empty OTC medicine blister packs at selected pharmacies Chemists’ Own has partnered with TerraCycle Australia & New Zealand and Pharmacy Alliance …

A NSW pharmacist owner has fronted a tribunal over “extreme concerns” related to his involvement with compounding and dispensing for online platforms, and other complaints A Sydney proprietor of multiple …

Specialist pharmacists in New Zealand can now prescribe over 1700 prescription medicines, but similar proposals in Australia have met ‘resistance’ Pharmacist prescribers in New Zealand can now prescribe nearly 200 …

TGA shares latest safety report on Moderna and Pfizer vaccines, including most common reactions in people aged under 18 years… The TGA has so far received around 1,800 reports of …