Drugs taken down

RULES HAVE CHANGED: Millicent Chemist and Giftware customer Christine Baker and co-proprietor Usman Hameed discuss the changes to the availability of codeine containing medicines. Picture: J.L. “FRED” SMITH

CUSTOMERS of a Millicent pharmacy are disappointed that all codeine containing medicines can no longer be purchased over the counter.

As part of a nationwide requirement, such medicines have to be authorised by a doctor via a script.

The changes took effect across Australia on February 1, but Millicent Chemist and Giftware co-proprietor Usman Hameed said some of his customers have


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