throygh this course the pharmacist becomes capable of handling situations of self therapy in the pharmacy store. he can advice the patients about the OTC drugs. in this way the polypharmacy is avoided and also the side effects caused by the use of drugs , are avoided.
Course Content (Syllabus)
Non prescription drugs (OTC). Pharmaceutical products. Basic principles or self therapy. OTC in Greece and Europe. Requirements for OTC drugs. the pharmacist's role in self care and the OTC drugs. OTC for dermatologic disorders, pain and fever disorders, minor burns and sunburns, diabetes, allergies.