Amorolfine (P medicine)

Pharmacy guide

Amorolfine 5% medicated nail lacquer is licensed as a pharmacy (P) medicine and available over the counter (OTC).

Pharmacists should be satisfied that the supply will be clinically suitable, used responsibly and appropriately in line with its marketing authorisation.

This pharmacy guide covers what to consider before supplying Amorolfine 5% medicated nail lacquer OTC. 

There’s a handy flowchart to help you with decision-making on whether to supply or not. It also provides a summary of the product information. However, it doesn’t cover the full list of contraindications or risk information.

Further details can be found in the products individual Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC).

First Published: 8 September 2016
Updated: 8 July 2022

Sections on this page

  • Amorolfine
  • Onychomycosis
  • Summary of product information
  • Practical advice
  • Confidence in consultation skills
  • Decision-making process and flowchart for supply
  • Supply to the person’s representative
  • Counselling
  • Quantity to supply and repeat requests
  • Record keeping
  • Further information

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