Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 14 °C Monday 23 September, 2019

#Over the Counter

# over-the-counter - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

Warning that patients may be going 'codeine shopping’ to access the addictive painkiller

Codeine addiction is at “epidemic” levels, according to a new article in the IMJ

# over-the-counter - Monday 29 January, 2018

Food intolerance testing kits should only be used with expert advice

People are being warned not to act on the results of the test without advice from a doctor or registered dietitan.

# over-the-counter - Sunday 13 March, 2016

'I am nearly 60, but I still need to work': New rules could see pharmacy assistants made redundant

A pharmacy assistant is qualified to provide cover and dispense medications when a pharmacist is not on the premises.

# over-the-counter - Monday 7 September, 2015

From The42 Clermont are in no danger of losing their attacking edge Cavalier This post contains videos

Clermont are in no danger of losing their attacking edge

Last year’s beaten European finalists are anything but dull.

# over-the-counter - Thursday 2 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 Solpadeine chemist stories we can all relate to Over The Counter

7 Solpadeine chemist stories we can all relate to

Please Mr Pharmacist.

# over-the-counter - Friday 21 March, 2014

Pharmacists want migraine medicine taken off prescription

Over half a million people in Ireland suffer with migraine headaches.

# over-the-counter - Saturday 21 December, 2013

All set for Christmas, but now you're sick? What should you take to help?

Confused about over-the-counter medicines? If you’re sick what should you ask for?

# over-the-counter - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Guideline-setting GP supports cannabis decriminalisation

Dr Cathal Ó Súilleabháin says decriminalisation would combat crime, make the drug safer and allow for research.

# over-the-counter - Friday 5 April, 2013

US court orders wider access for morning after pill regardless of age

The judge ruled that current restrictions requiring teens to obtain a prescription were “politically motivated” and “scientifically unjustified”.

# over-the-counter - Monday 6 August, 2012

Video: The glamour of self-service shops in 1960s Ireland End Of The Counter This post contains videos

Video: The glamour of self-service shops in 1960s Ireland

Filmmaker whose grandfather brought the Mace shops to Ireland is looking for anecdotes of the end of over-the-counter shops… and the switch to the shopping basket.

# over-the-counter - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

HIV home test approved by US Food and Drug Administration FDA

HIV home test approved by US Food and Drug Administration

The over-the-counter test has the potential to identify people who would otherwise go untested for the infection.

# over-the-counter - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Regional differences in illegal drug use narrows

Report shows men more likely to consume illegal drugs as well as alcohol and tobacco than women.

# over-the-counter - Monday 9 May, 2011

Pharmacists voice concerns over rising shortages of medication

Irish Pharmacy Union conference hears that the current system of medicine distribution can leave cancer patients waiting up to two weeks for oral chemotherapy treatment.

# over-the-counter - Saturday 7 May, 2011

Average age of women requesting morning after pill is 23 years - survey

Survery by the Irish Pharmacy Union says that 85 per cent of pharmacists polled have been asked for the drug since mid-February.