Pfizer Vaccine Decision May Be Game Changer

Pfizer has announced it is to permit a UN-backed not-for profit organisation to make and distribute a new Covid treatment pill in 95 low and middle-income countries. Under the agreement, Medicines Patent Pool (MPP) will be able to work on production of the new Covid...

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Pilot Injection Pen Recycling Scheme Launched In UK

A pilot recycling scheme for injection pens is being trialled at pharmacies around the UK, the Pharmaceutical Journal reports. The Danish multinational healthcare company Novo Nordisk launched the PenCycle scheme, which enables users of their FlexPen and Flextouch...

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Who Invented The Tablet?

The history of the tablet goes back much further than you would expect and was initially developed in Ancient Egypt, according to retired pharmacist and pill historian George Griffenhagen.

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