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Pregnant woman was killed by train after doctor “failed to warn her an anxiety drug could cause suicidal feelings” Daily Mail 26 February 2015

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email to Jane Ellison, Public Health minister and Duncan Selbie, CEO, PHE

Dear Jane Ellison and Duncan Selbie, I am writing regarding the Parliamentary Question below in which Liz McInnes MP asks for the declaration of interests for members of the expert group responsible for updating the Drug misuse and dependence – UK … Continue reading

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Parliamentary Questions asked by Liz McInnes MP

26 February 2015 Prescription Drugs: Liz McInnes: To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many private prescriptions for (a) benzodiazepines, (b) z drugs and (c) antidepressants were issued in 2013; and whether such private prescriptions are included in the … Continue reading

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BBC News – Warning over drug-driving law and prescribed medication

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European Medicines Agency recommends suspending medicines including clonazepam

GVK Biosciences: European Medicines Agency recommends suspending medicines over flawed studies Products for which the marketing authorisations are recommended for suspension by the EMA on 22 January 2015 MHRA’s response to EMA’s recommendations to suspend medicines

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Up to 2 per cent of Germany’s population is dependent on hypnotics

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Over The Top: Tackling Medical Power

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APPGITA submission to the Labour Party Public Health manifesto

Andy Burnham MP, Shadow Health Minister, hosted two seminars at Westminster on the subject of addiction to medicines. As a result of these seminars a working group was formed, which included the late Jim Dobbin MP, chair of the All Party … Continue reading

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Correspondence with Duncan Selbie, CEO, Public Health England

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Correspondence with Rosanna O’Connor, Director Alcohol and Drugs, PHE on the PHE outline proposal intended to support a small number of pilot areas to improve their responses to addiction to medicines

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