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Prescribing Update 22nd October 2017
 
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Advise women to take combined contraceptive pills continuously, says family planning expert Advise women to take combined contraceptive pills continuously, says family planning expert
19 October 2017, 11:31am
The 21/7 contraceptive pill regimen is 'outdated' and taking combined oral contraceptives without a 7-day break is the '21st century way to take the pill', according to Professor John Guillebaud.
 
Malaria prevention guidelines updated Malaria prevention guidelines updated
19 October 2017, 11:16am
Public Health England (PHE) has updated its guidance on the prevention of malaria in people travelling from the UK.
 
Combined LABA/steroid inhaler added to Easyhaler range Combined LABA/steroid inhaler added to Easyhaler range
12 October 2017, 12:59pm
Fobumix Easyhaler 320/9 (budesonide/formoterol) is a breath-actuated dry-powder inhaler licensed for the treatment of asthma and COPD.
 
New salmeterol/fluticasone MDI extends choice in asthma prescribing New salmeterol/fluticasone MDI extends choice in asthma prescribing
5 October 2017, 8:28am
Aloflute (salmeterol/fluticasone) metered dose inhaler is licensed for the treatment of asthma where use of a combination product is appropriate.
 
New MIMS workshop announced: 'Why smoking cessation is everyone's problem' New MIMS workshop announced: 'Why smoking cessation is everyone's problem'
8 September 2017, 11:14am
A free half-day MIMS workshop has been announced for GPs and other primary care professionals, covering the latest advice in smoking cessation.
 
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New oral treatment for hyperkalaemia
 
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