News - 08 Sep 2014
BNF 68 now published
The British National Formulary (BNF) 68 (September 2014) has now been published. The BNF provides up-to-date, practical guidance on prescribing, dispensing, and administering medicines.
Some of the significant changes in this edition include:
- Updated guidance on the incidence of venous thromboembolism associated with combined hormonal contraceptives
- Updated oral doses of amoxicillin and ampicillin for children
- New MHRA restrictions on the use of domperidone following a review of the risks and benefits of its use.