The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency is to carry out a consultation on whether Cyclo-f, a medicine for the treatment of heavy periods, should be available over the counter.

Dr June Raine, director of vigilance and risk management of medicines at the MHRA, says that being able to buy the product in pharmacies would enable more women to take control of their own health without having to visit a doctor.

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The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency is to carry out a consultation on whether Cyclo-f, a medicine for the treatment of heavy periods, should be available over the counter.

Dr June Raine, director of vigilance and risk management of medicines at the MHRA, says that being able to buy the product in pharmacies would enable more women to take control of their own health without having to visit a doctor.

Read more here