Breaking the Stigma of Community Pharmacy in the Philippines


  • Jennelle Uadan College of Pharmacy



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


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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