Specials

Improve your understanding of specials and consider the positives and negatives of dispensing bespoke medicines.

In Pharmacy Scenario

This scenario will help pharmacy technicians
improve their understanding of specials and consider the positives and negatives of dispensing bespoke medicines.

Learning objectives:

  • Be aware of what specials are and what rules are applied to them
  • Be able to recognise the benefits and negatives to using specials
  • Understand the MHRA's hierarchy for the use of unlicensed medicines.

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