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EPS updates to reflect the reclassification of pregabalin and gabapentin

EPS prescribing and dispensing systems will be updated during February and March 2019. This will ensure pregabalin and gabapentin are processed as schedule 3 controlled drugs once they are reclassified on 1 April 2019. 

You should contact your system supplier for more information.

Prescribing system updates

Supplier System Date of update
EMISHealth EMIS Web 2 to 15 February 2019
Vision Vision 14 to 29 March 2019
TPP SystmOne 14 to 29 March 2019
Microtest Health Evolution 29 March 2019

Dispensing system updates

Supplier System Date of update
Cegedim NexPhase and Pharmacy Manager 1 April 2019
Pharmacy2U Qicscript Pharmacy2U 1 April 2019
Clanwilliam Health Rx Web 2 April 2019
EMISHealth Proscript and Proscript Connect 1 April 2019
Lloyds Pharmacy Compass 4 April 2019
Positive Solutions Analyst 1 April 2019
Boots Columbus 1 April 2019
Last edited: 11 March 2019 2:06 pm