June 2020

Fish Oil Supplements Lower Risk of CVD, Premature Death

September 01, 2020

OTC Guide

The UK Stroke Association noted that rather than focusing on fish oil, individuals should eat fresh foods low in salt and sugar, such as fruits and vegetables, and rich in fiber, such as brown varieties of bread and pasta.

Help Patients Relieve Mild COVID-19 Symptoms

August 28, 2020

OTC Guide

Pharmacists are likely to encounter patients seeking counsel on the use of nonprescription drugs for the symptomatic relief of some of the common mild symptoms associated with COVID-19 that may be amenable to self-treatment.

GERD Has a Variety of OTC Treatment Options

July 16, 2020

OTC Guide

A variety of OTC products, such as antacids, histamine H2 receptor antagonists (H2RAs), and proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), are available to help manage symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).

2020 Survey of Pharmacists' Recommendations: 24 Years Strong

June 30, 2020

OTC Guide

The purpose of our survey is to collect current data on the OTC brands pharmacists recommend most frequently and to ascertain the number of recommendations pharmacists make each month as they work with patients and counsel them on health conditions.