Can You Read These Rxs?

Published Online: Monday, March 17, 2014
Follow Pharmacy_Times:


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.
Along with a clean photocopy of the prescription itself, your submission must include: (1) the name of your institution and its location; (2) your name and title (PharmD, RPh, Pharm Tech); (3) the correct name of the drug(s), strength, and dosing requirements; and (4) your telephone number. Please mail your submissions to: Can You Read These Rxs?, Pharmacy Times, 666 Plainsboro Road, Suite 300, Plainsboro, NJ 08536.


Related Articles
Some pharmacists feel tired after being on their feet all day and never getting a chance to sit down. To ease the annoyance of standing all day, one pharmacist in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, allegedly took matters into his own hands.
Walgreens will appeal a $1.4 million verdict after 1 of its pharmacists in Indiana violated the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act when she reviewed prescription records of a woman who once dated her husband.
Latest Issues
$auto_registration$