Dumfries & Galloway Health Board
Prescribing Support Team

Community Pharmacy

Each LHP holds regular community pharmacy locality group meetings where issues pertinent to or of interest to community pharmacy are discussed. Contact your local prescribing support team pharmacist for details of the next meeting.


Pharmacy Specials Authorisation Form


Trimethoprim PGD June 2018

Patient Group Direction for the supply of Trimethoprim 200mg tablets for the treatment of women with uncomplicated urinary tract infections by Pharmacists working within NHS Dumfries and Galloway Community Pharmacies.

28 Jun 18

Supply of chloramphenicol using PGD

Patient group direction for the Supply of Chloramphenicol Eye Drops 0.5% by Pharmacists under Minor Ailments Service.

8 May 18

Methotrexate Treatment Guideline

NHS D&G specific guidance for methotrexate treatment. (Includes Rheumatology Helpline number, monitoring requirements and information on adverse effects).

6 Dec 17

Impetigo PGD Fusidic Acid 2% Cream

PGD for pharmacists to supply fusidic acid 2% cream for impetigo in patients over two years.

28 Nov 17