Coronary prevention in Britain: action at last?

  title={Coronary prevention in Britain: action at last?},
  author={Julian Tudor Hart},
  journal={British medical journal},
  volume={294 6574},
Original packs help maintain the stability and integrity of ;he medicine, and storage in the manufacturer's pack ensures that it reaches the patient in the container designed for the purpose. The package also carries the batch number and expiry date. Medicines repacked in a pharmacist's container can have no such guarantees. The batch number has important advantages for patient safety, and over the counter medicines must by law be labelled with a batch number; yet the usually more potent… CONTINUE READING