Pharmacists reluctant to give up homeopathic products

The leader of Australia’s 27,000 pharmacists has rejected calls for pharmacies to remove homeopathic products from their shelves, suggesting they could still be used as effective placebos.

The pharmacy profession is under pressure to stop selling homeopathic products to patients after the NHMRC declared there were "no health conditions for which there is reliable evidence that homeopathy is effective".

But the president of the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia, Grant Kardachi,