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Conditions for which over the counter items should not routinely be prescribed in primary care: A consultation on guidance for CCGs

Authors/ source/ publisher
NHS England
Date added to library 20 December 2017
Year published
Closing date (consultations only)14 March 2018
NHS England has launched a public consultation on reducing prescribing of over-the-counter medicines for 33 minor, short-term health concerns. 
Subject to the outcome of the consultation, the commissioning guidance will need to be taken into account by CCGs in adopting or amending their own local guidance to GPs in primary care. 
Consultation deadline: 14 March 2018.