We all know that when you go to the doctor’s office and you are given a prescription for medication, it is important that you take it correctly. So, how would you take your medication if the instructions on the label stated, “Take one tablet every 24 hours?” Some of you may say once a day […]
I used to work as a pharmacist for a large retail chain drug store. One day, after ringing up a patient at the cash register, I told the patient, “Let me go over this medication with you real quick.” The patient replied “No, that’s fine, I just took the same antibiotic and it didn’t work, so I […]
Do you understand the information you receive from your pharmacy? How about from the doctor’s office?
If you go to a Vietnamese restaurant and the menu has items that you are not familiar with, what do you do? Do you just point at the menu and say “I want that!” Most likely not. Most of us will ask the server to explain what it is, right? Well, this should be the […]