Reclassification Guide

More medicines are being reclassified from Prescription-Only Medicines (POMs) to Pharmacy (P) medicines. 

Other medicines, such as oral lidocaine-containing products for teething in children, have been reclassified from General Sale List (GSL) medicines to Pharmacy (P) medicines. 

We've produced guidance to support you when selling or supplying these medicines. 

Under review

The following medicines are currently being considered by the Government for reclassification:

Further Information

Looking for additional advice on selling or supplying P medicines? 

Check out our community pharmacy guide.



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