Statutory Instruments

The Medicinal Products (Prescription and Control of Supply) (Amendment) Regulations 2011

The purpose of these Regulations is to provide for the supply and administration of seasonal influenza vaccine, and where appropriate epinephrine (adrenaline) injection, to a person by a pharmacist, where that pharmacist has completed approved training regarding the administration of such products and the management of any adverse reaction

The Regulations also set out the records to be kept by pharmacists and pharmacy owners in respect of each administration of a seasonal influenza vaccine or epinephrine (adrenaline) injection. In addition the Regulations provide for the forwarding of copies of these records to the Health Service Executive and general medical practitioners

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