Evolution of the BNF
18th August 2019
Did you know the BNF took a break from publishing in 1976? Find out why as we delve into the rich history of the BNF, and look at the key milestones and developments that have made the resource what it is today.
Since 1949 the British National Formulary (BNF) has been the UK’s most trusted and authoritative healthcare resource, helping to ensure the safe and effective use of medicines at the point of care. Over the past 70 years we’ve never lost sight of what’s important, and looking ahead we will continue to provide unrivalled guidance on prescribing, dispensing and administering medicines.
As part of our 70th celebration we want to share some behind-the-scenes detail about what makes the BNF special.