Pharmacy Guild changes line on homeopathy

Homeopathic products could finally disappear from chemists’ shelves following a declaration by the big pharmacy groups that pharmacists should not “recommend or support” the sale of the treatments. 

In a major shift, the declaration has been signed off by the Pharmacy Guild of Australia, the lobby group for pharmacy owners that has previously refused to condemn pharmacies for selling quack remedies. 

“Pharmacists should advise consumers that they may put their health at risk