Can You Read These Rxs?

Published Online: Monday, March 17, 2014


Rx 1
Lakita Johnson-Holmes, PharmD, at Schnucks Pharmacy #198 in Florissant, Missouri, did her best to decipher this Rx before having to contact the prescriber to get verification.
Can you decipher what it says?



Rx 2
Khanh Pham, PharmD, and Leanne Radan, certified senior pharmacy tech, of Walgreens in Las Vegas, Nevada, couldn’t figure out this Rx.
Can you guess what is being prescribed?


Have eye-straining, baffling prescriptions? Send them to us at Pharmacy Times.
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