Is there still a role for the pharmacist in advising consumers on OTC's: a European perspective
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Presentation
- By: STUIJT, Clementine (Stichting Health Base, Amsterdam, Netherlands)
In European community pharmacies the volume of business, sale of Over The Counter (OTC) products, especially compared to the prescription-only drugs sale, diminishes gradually over the past years. This is in contrast with the overall expenditure of this productgroup. Furthermore, at least in the Netherlands the interest for a ‘first line OTC’.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.