Pharmacist & the prescription
Here is an intersting piece of debate going on in US on the FDAs proposal to authorize the pharmacist to prescribe certain category of drugs. I am fully aware that our pharmacists at the service counter and those in US are not equal in qualification, knoledge and capability. Nevertheless, it is worth knowing the status in US:
The irony is here in India the pharma trade community is demanding to dismantle the mandate of pharmacist's service and want to allow any one who carries a certificate of experience in working (could be a sweeper) in a licensed pharmacy!