Some pharmacists are not on night duty this weekend and pharmacies will close their doors on September 30 against the government’s plan to reform regulated professions.
Some pharmacists are not on night duty this weekend of Saturday 27 September. Pharmacists, assistants or pharmacy students are threatening to close the doors of pharmacies on September 30 against the government’s plan to reform regulated professions.
Over-the-counter or non-reimbursable medicines sold in supermarkets
The national movement launched by the Federation of Community Pharmacists (FSPF) opposes the report of the General Inspectorate of Finance which suggests, among other things, extending the sale of non-prescription or non-reimbursable drugs to supermarkets.
Selling these drugs in supermarkets is a demand from consumer associations such as UFC-Que Chosir, which in July affirmed on France 3 that the measure could lower the prices of non-prescription drugs by 16% and save 269 million euros. euros per year to Social Security. The consultation launched by the Ministries of Health and the Economy should last two weeks.