TITLE

What if?

AUTHOR(S)
Berliner, Neil
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Representative;Mar2008, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about behind the counter (BTC) drugs, medications that pharmacists would be allowed to distribute without needing a physician's prescription in the U.S. It states the position of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists on medications being considered for BTC status, which include the evidence of a drug's effectiveness and safety based on BTC formulation, a well-established benefit-to-risk ratio and a high safety margin.
ACCESSION #
31184202

 

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