Guidelines & Clinical Updates

Antibiotics 'prescribed for too long' in 80% of respiratory infections

Antibiotics 'prescribed for too long' in 80% of respiratory infections

A 'substantial proportion' of antibiotic prescriptions...

Rise in drug shortages 'causing patient harm', say GPs

Rise in drug shortages 'causing patient harm', say GPs

One in seven GPs say their patients' health is being...

SGLT2 inhibitors: MHRA warns of Fournier's gangrene risk

SGLT2 inhibitors: MHRA warns of Fournier's gangrene risk

Cases of necrotising fasciitis of the genitalia or...

New advice for carbimazole over malformation and pancreatitis risks

New advice for carbimazole over malformation and pancreatitis risks

Reports of congenital malformations and acute pancreatitis...

MIMS launches Respiratory and Allergy Learning workshops 2019

MIMS launches Respiratory and Allergy Learning workshops 2019

Join us for the MIMS Workshops Respiratory and Allergy...

Widespread false diagnosis of COPD is exposing patients to unnecessary medication risks, study suggests

Widespread false diagnosis of COPD is exposing patients to unnecessary medication risks, study suggests

Patients are being unnecessarily exposed to the adverse...

Side-effect warning for pregabalin in neuropathic pain

Side-effect warning for pregabalin in neuropathic pain

Prescribing pregabalin for neuropathic pain significantly...

Find alternatives to out-of-stock products with MIMS tables

Find alternatives to out-of-stock products with MIMS tables

With a recent increase in the number of drugs in short...

Correct vitamin D deficiency to reduce COPD exacerbations, say researchers

Correct vitamin D deficiency to reduce COPD exacerbations, say researchers

Vitamin D supplements may nearly halve the rate of...

New pregnancy prevention measures for retinoid products

New pregnancy prevention measures for retinoid products

Further restrictions have been announced on the use...