Labelling of Non-Prescription Drugs

Labelling of Non-Prescription Drugs
The labelling of non-prescription drugs has really gotten out of control. I did a post a while back about the confusion regarding cough and cold products. During cough and cold season this became particularly frustrating for me. Someone would come to the pharmacy counter holding the exact same products (in terms of medicinal ingredients) and ...

Pharmacy: Top 5 Commonly Asked Questions

The pharmacy is a place where people can access a medical professional without having an appointment. (Although, this probably will be changing within the next 10 years). I think we are far too accessible. Pharmacy is not a place to come to when you’ve an open bleeding wound and want someone to bandage you up. ...

It’s Cough And Cold Season! 1

It’s cough and cold season and you know what that means? Lots of coughing, sneezing, watery eyes, sinus pain, fatigue, body aches and pains. Not only that, but big drug companies make a lot of cash from their clever marketing strategies. When making recommendations, I am always surprised at how well their colorful boxes and ...