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Oral contraceptive pill could soon be OTC in the UK
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15 February 2021

Two applications to switch oral contraceptives from prescription-only to pharmacy (POM to P) status in the UK are now out for consultation. If they are approved, then Maxwellia’s Lovima and HRA Pharma’s Hana will become the country’s first OTC oral contraceptive pills.

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GSK provides update on Pfizer integration
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11 February 2021

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Consumer Healthcare’s integration of Pfizer Consumer Healthcare continues apace, according to chief executive officer Brian McNamara, who says the “commercial integration is now largely complete” and the “manufacturing integration is under way”.

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