The wide scope of pharmacy practice can be beyond the dispensaryCreated by:
There are many areas in the pharmacy industry where pharmacists can utilise their skills. One in particular that often falls under the radar are compounding pharmacists. With all the mass produced drugs now available, it is assumed compounding pharmacists are no longer viable. On the contrary, there will always be a place in patient care for compounding pharmacists. Their specialised skills in extemporaneous compounding and knowledge of chemical compatibilities makes them expert in customising medications, which is particularly useful in paediatric and veterinary medication. What are your thoughts on this niche area for pharmacists?