Superintendent Pharmacist | MPharm
GPhC Registration Number |2211840
Hussain Abdeh is our Superintendent pharmacist having joined the Medicine Direct team in 2018.
Hussain is reponsible for the day to day running of the pharmacy ensuring patient safety is always maintained to the highest level.
Having worked in a mixture of community pharmacies and long distance selling pharmacies (such as medicine direct), Hussain brings a wealth of experience to the team.
Qualifications and Education
Hussain studied at Liverpool John Moores University, graduating in 2015 with a Master of Pharmacy MPharm. Upon graduating from University, Hussain has worked in a number of community pharmacies throughout the north west of England.
Hussain qualified as a Pharmacist Independent Prescriber in 2019 successfully completing the GPhC accredited training course.
A Pharmacist Independent Prescriber may prescribe medication for any condition within their clinical competence.
Hussain has carried out a number of campaigns throughout the UK, most recently his work in identifying Britain's Pharmacy Blackspots has gained attention in many national and regional newspapers. This campaign was used to highlight the areas of the UK that have a significantly lower amount of pharmacies than other areas.
Hussain has spearheaded a number of research campaigns throughout the UK. You may have seen some of Hussains work having been publushed in many UK national newspapers and platforms.
Hussain specialises in sexual health conditions and STI's such as genital herpes, gonnorhoea and Chlamydia. He has launched nationwide campaigns designed to raise awareness throughout the UK on the STI symptoms and the importance of safe sex.
Hussain also specialises in a number of Chronic Conditions such as:
Hussain's most well known publication was part of the Medicine Direct Fruit of Your Loins campaign and was designed to inform and educate the UK population of the different STI symptoms and growing STI rates particularly in certain UK cities.
The camapign received National coverage on some of the UK's biggest news platforms such as:
Recently Authored by Hussain
|Medicine Name||Condition||Product Type||Date|
|Naproxen 250mg & 500mg Tablets||Chronic Pain/Arthritis||Anti-inflammatory||12 October 2020|
|Omeprazole Tablets||Acid Reflux/GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease)||Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI)||12 October 2020|
|Lansoprazole 15mg & 30mg Capsules||Acid Reflux/GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease)||Proton Pump Inhibitor||12 October 2020|
|Ventolin Inhaler||Asthma/COPD||Fast acting bronchodilators||12 October 2020|
|Cyclizine Hydrochloride 50mg Tablets||Nausea and Sickness||Anti-sickness||01 March 2021|
|Propranolol (10mg & 40mg)||Anxiety/Beta Blockers||Beta-blocker||01 March 2021|