Pharmacist raises alarm over ‘empty shelves’ before April 1

A Queensland pharmacist has accused the Guild of not doing enough to explain the ramifications of the April 1 PBS price reductions to customers.

Steve Flavel (pictured), who runs the Pharmacy Under Threat Facebook page, has taken matters into his own hands and published a “patient information brochure” which warns  customers of possible stock shortages.

And in a curt email to key Guild representatives, Mr Flavel writes: “Dear Pharmacy Guild,