Laziness lands pharmacist in trouble with the Health Ombudsman

He dispensed S4 drugs to himself and relatives without a prescription

A pharmacist has been reprimanded after admitting laziness led him to dispense antibiotics and other medications without a prescription to himself and two relatives.

Laziness lands pharmacist in trouble with the Health Ombudsman

The experienced Queensland pharmacist dispensed S4 drugs without a script 14 times over a nine-month period between May 2015 and January 2016, the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal heard.

The medications included antibiotics, antiviral medications and topical medicines usually prescribed for relatively minor ailments.

None were

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