Knowledge and consumption of OTC drugs in a rural village in Portugal
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: JOAQUIM, João J. (College of Health Technology of Coimbra, Pharmacy, Coimbra, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Rodrigues, E. (College of Health Technology of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal)
Matos, C. (College of Health Technology of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal)
Pires, T. (College of Health Technology of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal)
Consumption of OTC drugs is a practice widely used that aims to prevent and relieve symptoms or complaints and treat minor health problems.
The aim of this survey was to evaluate the consumption and knowledge of OTC drugs of the population of a Portuguese village in the central region.
An observational study was performed, during two months,.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.