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Menopause support

This CPD module provides an overview of the menopause.

The aim of this module is to help the pharmacy team identify women who have symptoms related to the menopause

Contributing authors: Dr Martin Duerden FRCGP, medical adviser, diploma in therapeutics, Cardiff University, and Professor Alison Blenkinsopp.

Learning objectives

After completing this module and its online counterpart, pharmacy technicians will be able to:     

  • Provide guidance and support to women with menopausal symptoms
  • Recognise when symptoms may be caused by more serious conditions and referral is warranted
  • Give advice on dietary and other lifestyle self care measures, and signpost to relevant resources.

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