Pharmacist de-registered for pseudoephedrine supply

A NSW pharmacist who supplied 46,888 pseudoephedrine-based products to cash-paying customers has been found guilty of professional misconduct and had his registration cancelled for two years.

Tan Nguyen supplied the multiple packs of cold and flu medication to several customers between November 2009 and November 2011.

The NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal found Mr Nguyen deliberately supplied “so-called ‘unknown persons’ with 46,888 proprietary packs of pseudoephedrine based products” knowing the potentially fatal effects of