Warning on rescheduling

As the deadline looms on the final decision on codeine rescheduling, industry groups have thrown their support behind the campaign to defer the decision by up to 18 months.

The final decision is due to be delivered on November 19, 2015 but Dr Deon Schoombie, CEO of the Australian Self-Medication Industry (ASMI) believes it is timely to step back and consider the issue from a broader perspective.

In a new opinion article