Expectations for Rx-to-OTC switches in Japan
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Poster
- By: IZUMISAWA, Megumi (Tokyo Univ. Pharm. Life Sci., Nonprescription Drug Research School of Pharmacy, Tokyo, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Yabe (University of Tokushima, Japan)
Yamazaki (Tokyo Univ. Pharm. Life Sci., Tokyo, Japan)
Ebihara (Tokyo Univ. Pharm. Life Sci., Tokyo, Japan)
Objective: To know kinds of Rx-to-OTC switches for which consumers and pharmacists have strong needs and to identify factors which have influences on the needs. Methods: We have conducted questionnaire surveys for consumers in 2000(A), 2001(B), and for pharmacists in 2003(C). Respondents filled out questionnaires by themselves. The surveys.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.