S3: Pharmacist only medicines.“Substances which are for therapeutic use and: i.About which personal advice may be required by the user in respect of their dosage, frequency of administration and general toxicity, ii.With which excessive unsupervised medication is unlikely; or iii.Which may be required for use urgently so that their supply only on the prescription of an authorized practitioner would be likely to cause hardship.”-Stored out of reach of the public.-Pharmacist MUST personally hand out.-Pharmacist must ensure appropriate use and safety for indication.-Pharmacist must check understanding.S4: Prescription Only medicines. “Schedule 4 (Restricted Substances)Substances which in the public interest should be supplied only by, or upon the written prescription of, an authorized practitioner.”Responsibility for OTC medicines; -Ensure Appropriate use. -Ensure effective use. -Ensure most convenient use. -Provide accurate health and medicines information. -Facilitate referral to more appropriate therapies. Supply of OTC medicines; -Direct product request. -Symptom based request. Gather information, process information, make recommendation, and provide info. Supply of OTC -> WWHAMM. Direct product request: S8: Drugs of Addiction.ProchlorperarinenauseaassociatedMmigrainezkdayspermoniefattacksagergenalifaisorsoCh22hampugcategorycunilaterallocationametainsuastminetriggersstuncnn.ey.ham.aepulsatingpoundingorchangeswaterwaysthrobbingpaineauefseup.pod.mumoderateseveremediumspepiumairymoreauraphotophobiaphotophobiadosagirongnucuwnien.mgamapintaetaikroomsvisionsagoingsiongbditessymptomfiguringnmsiseaaem.wnnipuim.orgmouseomniummedicarmmetfuguencyfourupnewsDownloaded by jh iu ([email protected])lOMoARcPSD|5120665
Week 5: Lecture 1: Pharmacy services. Roles of Community Pharmacists Dispensing related supply roles Non –supply roles: -Supplying without prescription (primary care). -Dispensing –In response to prescription or chart. -Non-supply related functions. -Compounding. -Re-packaging (Dose administration aids). -Medication management apps. -Opiate substitution therapy. -Staged supply. -Recording clinical interventions. -Continued dispensing (limited re-prescribing). -Hospital dispensing (including reconciliation, discharge & counselling). -MedsCheck & diabetes medscheck. -Diabetes & asthma disease state management. -Atrial dibrillation screening in pharmacies using an iphone ECG. -Weight management services. -Immunisation. -Needle exchange programs. -Return of medicines –yellow bins. -Health checks, BP testing. -Pharmacogenomics (personalized medicines). Dispensing: Dispensing is the preparation, packaging, labeling, record keeping and transfer of a prescription drug to a patient, their agent, or another person who is responsible for the administration of the medicine to that patient.