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


NHS D&G Signed Authorisation Unscheduled Care V25 November 2018

This is the NHS Dumfries and Galloway Signed Authorisation for the National Unscheduled Care PGD Version 25 November 2018 .

27 Nov 18

Dumfries And Galloway Minor Ailments Formulary 2018

This MAS Formulary provides guidance on which products should be chosen when pharmacists working in Dumfries and Galloway are treating patients under the Minor Ailments Service.

1 Nov 18

PGD For The Supply of Chloramphenicol Eye Drops by Pharmacists Under MAS

This PGD allows community pharmacists working in Dumfries and Galloway to supply Chloramphenicol eye drops under the Minor Ailments Service. PLEASE NOTE: There is no longer a FAX Machine Available. All signed PGDs must be returned by email to: dumf-uhb.PCD@nhs.net or by post to our new address at: Primary Care Development, Ground Floor North, Mountainhall Treatment Centre, Dumfries, DG1 4AP

1 Nov 18

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. PLEASE NOTE: There is no longer a FAX Machine Available. All signed PGDs must be returned by email to: dumf-uhb.PCD@nhs.net or by post to our new address at: Primary Care Development, Ground Floor North, Mountainhall Treatment Centre, Dumfries, DG1 4AP

28 Jun 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