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Case Studies: September 2021
OTC Case Studies: Diabetes
This month's case studies include questions about continuous glucose monitoring, diabetes neuropathic pain, diabetes and colds, and smoking cessation.
September 2021 Pet Peeves
How would you respond to these situations?
Help Ensure Proper Medication Storage and Disposal
Education is key to providing information about proper techniques and bolstering patient safety.
New Generics Are Less Available in Medicare Insurance Plans, Report Shows
Policy makers should consider structural incentives to improve generic drug access, investigators say.
Call the Shots on Travel Vaccines
Pharmacists can assess patients' needs, evaluate what is required for specific destinations, and provide relevant resources.
September 2021 Rx Product News
This month's featured products include empagliflozin, finerenone, and more.
Innovative Technology Helps Manage Chronic Conditions
Digital health tools improve patient outcomes while expanding career opportunities for pharmacists.
September 2021 OTC Product News
This month's featured products include an infants' pain and fever reducer, daily supplements for nerve care and pain, and more.
Research Third-Party Logistics Providers Beforehand
DEA seizure of large-scale narcotics points to potential drug diversion in supply chain.
Help Patients Combat Dry Eye
Doctors and pharmacists discuss OTC and prescription treatment options and use during webcast.
Pandemic Sends Moms into Crisis Mode
COVID-19 may change how stress for women in the pharmacy profession is viewed.
September 2021 Generic Product News
This month's featured products include desipramine hydrochloride tablets, fingolimod capsules, and more.
Florida Authorizes Use of Automated Dispensing Systems
New legislation allows community pharmacies to improve medication access in an outpatient setting.
State Uses Pharmacy to Supply Drugs for Lawful Lethal Injection
Identity of business as source of medications supply can be kept confidential, supreme court rules.
Patients Report Confusion With Use of Alprostadil Urethral Inserts
Pharmacists should provide both verbal education and written instructions, so mistakes do not occur.
Ponvory From Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
ADHD Is Not Likely to Go Away
But the good news is treatments can be tailored for patients with the chronic behavioral condition.
Should Patients Avoid Pain Relievers Before the COVID-19 Vaccine?
Pharmacists can review clinical evidence and CDC recommendations before providing information.
Pharmacist-Administered Immunization Movement Propels Profession Forward
Although most Americans live close to a pharmacy, vaccination rates remain suboptimal.
Community Pharmacy's Pandemic Capacity and Readiness Are Greater Than Ever
But will policy and program administrators make optimal use of existing primary care and pharmacy systems?
Building COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence in the Community Pharmacy
Vaccines Are Major Contributors to Global Health
According to the CDC, immunization against deadly diseases saves 2 million to 3 million lives per year.
A Clinical Review of 24-Hour OTC Antihistamines for Allergy Symptom Relief
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