the reduction effect on medical expenses by the restriction of the number of poultices with nsaids for one prescription in japan

  • At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: MATSUMOTO, Tomoko (neo-plus pharma, pharmacy, suita, Japan)
  • Co-author(s): Tomoko Matsumoto: Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University, suita, Japan
    Etsuko Uejima: Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University, suita, Japan
    Yuko Ohmori: pharmacy, neo-plus pharma, suita, Japan
    Yumi Tominaga: pharmacy, neo-plus pharma, suita, Japan
  • Abstract:

    Methods

    We calculated the total number of poultices dispended at 2 pharmacies in 2 prefectures (Osaka, Niigata) in 6 months before and after 1st April 2016, and got total fees by adding dispensing cost. Then we compared the total fees at the pharmacies.

    Results

     At the pharmacy in Osaka, the drug costs decreased about 2.5 million yen, but..

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