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Animal medicines improvement notice:

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VMD lecturn, Tranent, Edinburgh. Internet sale of veterinary medicines, via and the marketplace were not prescribed or supplied in accordance with the Veterinary Medicines Regulations 2013.

The improvements are for all orders of POM-VPS and NFA-VPS products to obtain sufficient information to allow proper prescribing/supplying, and all supplies must be individually authorised by the veterinary surgeon prior to allocation/supply. Internet site questions also to be updated on all VPS products and SOPs put in place for prescribing and supplying.

This notice has been complied with

Published 26 February 2015
Last updated 26 March 2015 + show all updates
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