Guild backs S3 ad rule change

The Australian Self-Medication Industry will have the support of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia in its push for changes to the rules governing the advertising of Schedule 3 products.

In its pre-budget submission, ASMI called on the Government to ease advertising restrictions on S3 medicines, “to create consumer awareness of therapeutic options” and “to encourage consumers to seek counselling by a pharmacist”, as reported by Pharmacy News