Substituting medicines responsibly: a multiparty agreement for patients, prescribers, pharmacists and health insurers for substitution of medicines in the Netherlands.
- At: Seville (Spain) (2022)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: CPS-104
- By: VERMAAT, Henk (Royal Dutch Pharmacists Association (knmp), Netherlands)
- Co-author(s): Mr Henk Vermaat, Senior Policy Adviser (Royal Dutch Pharmacists Association (knmp), The Hague, Netherlands)
Mr Reinier Bax
Mr Rogier Larik
Ms Annemieke Horikx
Ms Sylvia Blind
Ms Claudia Van Waardhuizen
Substitution of medicines (with same active ingredient, dosage, administration form and release pattern) can have negative consequences for safe, effective and efficient use of medicines. Moreover, medicine substitution can confuse patients and can be source of discussion with health care professionals and/or health insurers. In the.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.