The TGA inspectors recently visited the premises, spending two days forensically looking over documents, questioning work flow processes, and checking logbooks and forms to make sure the dispensary operates in line with the international, pharmaceutical standard.
To answer the initial question, are the herbal dispensing guidelines a joy or a pain, it’s probably a bit of both. Any change imposed is opposed. Perhaps some of us will find it difficult to adopt some of the practices and others are already on top of it. For our industry in general, it means great progress.