Restrictions on paracetamol 500mg tablets as stat dispensing withdrawn

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Restrictions on paracetamol 500mg tablets as stat dispensing withdrawn

Jonathan
Chilton Towle
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Paracetamol is New Zealand’s most dispensed medicine
Pharmacists are being asked to substitute paracetamol tablet blister packs

Comments

Pharmac should keep Paracetamol as non-stat as their is so much wastage . 

This really highlights how flawed the sole-supply mantra of Pharmac really is. Paracetamol has to be one of the most widely manufactured drugs in the world and we are having trouble getting hold of it. Unbelievable.