Breaking the Stigma of Community Pharmacy in the Philippines

Authors

  • Jennelle Uadan College of Pharmacy

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.55136/apsj1210

Keywords:

Community Pharmacy, Pharmacist in the Philippines, pharmacy, undergraduate research , pharmacy research , student-led journal, Philippines

Abstract

In the Philippines, pharmacy practice is very underrated and the masses see pharmacists as “drug vendors”. They perceive pharmacists as someone who just sells drugs, not even a medication expert. This article will explore the stigma surrounding the community pharmacy profession in the Philippines, and how we can alter this point of view moving forward.

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01.07.2022

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