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June 20, 2011
A look at study data released during the last year that will transform the way diseases and conditions are managed.
Less than half of patients read the ingredients of OTC pain relievers, and many don't recognize the consequences of exceeding the recommended maximum daily dosage.
Patients with acute back pain turn into a number of OTC treatments to find relief, including analgesics, topical ointments, hot and cold presses, and back support garments.
The most common cause of acetaminophen overdose in children is confusion about how much medicine to use- a problem that can be solved by providing parents with better information.
As supplements use continues to increase, pharmacists are being called on both to help patients select the right products to improve their overall health and to steer them away from false claims.
When it comes to managing hot flashes, some women prefer natural treatments to prescription drugs. Pharmacists are in a unique position to counsel these patients.
Identifying allergy symptoms and their severity is a critical component in finding the right OTC treatment for patients with allergic rhinitis.