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What Pharmacists Need To Know About Dupilumab In Atopic Dermatitis ::

Dupilumab is a drug that is used to treat the symptoms of eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis. Atopic dermatitis is a skin disease that makes the skin dry and itchy and also causes a red, scaly rash. How Dupilumab Works The medication is normally used for adults and children over the age of six… Read more »

Tip of the Week: All About How to Wisely Use Leadership and Power at Work ::

Many people like the idea of having power. But they see power as an end itself, not as a means to a more worthwhile or widely benevolent end. Others, who realize the corrupting influence that power can have, are more guarded toward it, realizing how easily it can be abused. But to be an effective… Read more »

Pharmacists Role Due to Expand Over the Next Decade Due to the Pandemic ::

A recent study has confirmed that because of their accessibility and trust among the public, pharmacists are expected to play an even greater role in care management for patients in the coming years. The study is the largest of its kind, including responses from more than 3,000 patients, 1,000 pharmacists, and 500 physicians and nurse… Read more »

How to Prevent Error by Safely Administering Vaccines ::

Because mistakes can occur when administering Covid-19 vaccines, it is important that pharmacies develop processes and procedures for safe use of the medication. Causes for error range from inadequate training and confusion stemming from different makers of the vaccine to products that are not interchangeable. Other factors that lead to error and make the process… Read more »

How To Train Your Pharmacy Staff On New Technology ::

Vendors usually provide training with the new equipment they install in a pharmacy. But that only goes so far. The amount of time they spend training staff is limited. That means much of the training needs to be done in-house. If you are a store owner or manager, how should you go about doing it?… Read more »

As A Pharmacist, It’s Important To Have The Right Footwear ::

Pharmacists spend a lot of time on their feet. They spend many hours each day standing and walking, and it’s no surprise that by the end of the day, their feet maybe tired and sore. So naturally footwear and foot care are very important to pharmacists. When it comes to footwear, pharmacists rely on a… Read more »

Important Things Pharmacists Need To Know About Influenza In The Time Of COVID-19 ::

Many comparisons have been made between influenza and COVID-19 because of their similarities. This is due mostly to the overlapping of symptoms between the two illnesses. A Comparison But there are important differences as well. First of all, COVID-19 appears to be more contagious and more severe than influenza. The incubation period for COVID-19 is… Read more »

FAQs That Pharmacists Get Daily ::

One of the primary jobs of a pharmacist is counseling and educating patients. Pharmacists get many questions from patients about their treatment. Here are some of the most common, along with suggested ways of responding to patients to satisfy their need for information. Will the medication make me sleepy? Some drugs, whether they are prescribed… Read more »

Important Pharmaceutical Industry Trends For 2022 ::

Advances in technology are expected to play an expanding role in the pharmaceutical industry and pharmacy profession. Here are a few of the trends expected to dominate the industry in 2022. 7 Trends to Keep and Eye On in The Pharmaceutical Industry 1. Artificial Intelligence Researchers are making big gains in this area. Artificial intelligence… Read more »

Are You Working Your First Overnight Shift? Here Are Some Tips ::

Working your first time as a night pharmacist-on-call can be daunting. If you are not quite sure about the best way to handle it, here are a few tips to help. Set up your EMR settings If you do this the right way, it will save you a lot of time and effort. This is… Read more »