Mandatory pseudoephedrine reporting essential: study

Mandatory reporting of pseudoephedrine sales leads to more cases of suspected pseudo-runner activity being detected, research has confirmed.

A recent study, published in the International Journal of Pharmacy Practice, compared the electronic reporting of pharmacy pseudoephedrine sales in a mandated state (Queensland) against a state with a voluntary system (Victoria).

The data showed that Victorian pharmacies using ProjectSTOP captured slightly more single