Cold tablet double (or even triple) recording?


With the rollout of OTC codeine recording app MedsASSIST, cold tablets containing codeine and pseudoephedrine may now need to be entered into at least two discreet databases – three if they are also ‘dispensed’.

Lyn McDonald asks in the AJP Discussion Forum:

“Just wondering what everyone was doing about Cold & Flu tablets containing pseudoephedrine & codeine.

Are you entering them into Project STOP & MedsASSIST ?

It now takes “forever” to process the sale. Will they ever come under the same site ?”

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