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5 secrets every pharmacist knows
 

5 secrets every pharmacist knows

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Pharmacists are there to help us with our medications and other healthcare needs. But just as the president or the guy across the street has his own secret, pharmacists do have them, too. Here are 5 secrets every pharmacist know that may help you, too.
 
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4 Sep 2016 - General
 
Actually, sir Mark Edmon Tan , as long as a generic has been proven to be bioequivalent to its branded counterpart based on the BA/BE test results and biowaiver, then the onset should be theoretically nearly the same or equal to that of the branded counterpart and any difference in pharmacokinetics is statistically nonsignificant.

The exception applies to drugs with narrow therapeutic indices because the...
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Kathleen Peralta Very true! haha sometimes doctors cannot even read another doctor's handwriting too! There are just some people with illegible handwriting that makes everyone's jobs difficult. There are some clues in case of prescription though. One would be the first letter because it hardly becomes illegible. Another would be the time of intake of the medication. There are only a handful of drugs that...
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"Sometimes pharmacists can't read the doctor's handwriting, too" laughing to this statement number 4 as there will always be n issue with doctors handwriting. On a serious note, I agree that it is sometimes difficult to decipher a doctors handwriting, please see link about the discussion ( http://community.mims.com/general/11041/the-infamous-doctors-hand-writing ). Pharmacists do really need to make sure that they dispense the correct prescribed medications and not guess. To th...
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