Black Triangle Scheme

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This guide explains the importance of the additional monitoring of medicines known as the Black Triangle (▼) Scheme.

It highlights the ways in which pharmacists can contribute to medicines’ safety by being vigilant and reporting any adverse reactions to Black Triangle medicines. 

Updated: 15 December 2022

Sections on this page

  • What’s the Black Triangle Scheme?
  • Why do new medicines require additional monitoring?
  • Black Triangle medicines
  • Role of pharmacists in handling Black Triangle medicines
  • Further information

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