Evaluation and analysis of the abuse/misuse of over-the-counter (OTC) (non-prescription) medicines in community pharmacy in Ireland
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: KEE, Jim (Corrs Pharmacy, Dublin, Ireland)
Over-the-counter (OTC) medicines are widely used throughout the world to treat a variety of ailments. However some OTC medicines may be abused/misused and this is increasingly recognised internationally.
Pharmacists have a vital role in ensuring the safe and appropriate supply of OTC medicines to patients, and Irish national pharmacy.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.