CAS Alert: Novel Coronavirus Community Swabbing Services

Source: Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) Summary The Government announced (on the 13th March 2020) the move to the delay phase in the handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. Individuals who have symptoms consistent with COVID-19 from today are...

CAS Alert: Class 4 Medicines Defect Information regarding Ibuprofen

Source: Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)   Summary Crescent Pharma Ltd and Flamingo Pharma (UK) Ltd have released a notification that the Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) within their packs for the above pharmacy (P) batches is...

Medical Device Alert: Skin Preparation Electrode Gel

Source: Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) Summary The skin preparation electrode gel, manufactured by Mavidon, is being recalled due to risk of contamination and transmission of infection from the drug-resistant microorganism Burkholderia...

CAS Alert: Novel Coronavirus

Source: Department of Health & Social Care Message for all clinical staff encountering patients with respiratory infections arrived from overseas This alert was sent as a separate email to all members last week, here. This is a copy of that email in case anyone...