PHCY 6185 The Drug-Use Process

PHCY 6185 The Drug-Use Process - The Drug-Use Process PHCY...

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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 1 The Drug-Use Process PHCY 6185 Dean Vandel
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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 2 Learning Objectives How drugs are distributed, prescribed and administered. How drugs are priced General categories of drugs How the use of drugs is increasing How pharmacist help control the drug-use process. Self-Care and the relationship to use of medication Define quality drug therapy What is meant by patient outcomes
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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 3 What is the Drug-Use Process?
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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 4 What is the Drug-Use Process? It is the process of manufacturing, storing, distributing, prescribing, pricing, dispensing, administering, using, controlling, and monitoring drugs and their effects and outcomes.
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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 5 Drug Distribution The Drugs Distribution of Drugs from Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Distribution from Drug Wholesalers Distribution from Distribution Centers and Repackagers
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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 6 The Drugs Types of Medication – Prescription Drugs Controlled Substances Over the Counter (OTC) Investigational Drugs Alternative Medicines – RX or OTC
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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 7 Prescription Medication Available when pharmacists receive a legal prescription or drug order from a licensed prescriber. Legend Drug – “Caution- Federal law prohibits use of this drug without a RX” Now label reads – “RX Only”
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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 8 Controlled Substances Prescription only and classified by the DEA as being addicting or misused. Schedule I – no currently acceptable medical use in treatment in the U.S. Schedule II – Currently accepted for medical use but is highly addictive. Schedule III – less potential for abuse than schedule I and II and currently accepted medical use. Schedule IV – Lower potential for abuse but addicting. Schedule V – lowest potential for abuse and addiction. Cough Syrups with codeine
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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 9 OTC Drugs Drugs sold without a prescription. Many of these started out as RX Only but moved to OTC due to patients general knowledge and use of the drug.
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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 10 Investigational Drugs Caution – New drug, limited by Federal Law to investigational use. Drugs under investigation and not yet approved by the FDA for marketing.
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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 11 Alternative Medications Prescribed or OTC drugs that are out of the main stream of treatment options. Considered unproven and not accepted by most medical practitioners as generally safe and effective.
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PHCY 6185 - The Drug Use Process 12 Distribution of Drugs from Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Shipped directly to drug wholesalers and to other major distribution centers.
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