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Diversify your practice, Akhimien tells community pharmacists

Former President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) and current President of the African Pharmaceutical Forum (APF), Pharm. (Sir) Anthony Akhimien, has called on community pharmacists to do more with their skills and training as professionals, urging them to delegate the daily routines of prescription filling and counting of tablets to their support staff. 508 more words

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Pharmacogenetic Testing

Guest: Jivan Moaddeb, Pharm.D., clinical pharmacist, Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine
Topics: Pharmacogenetic testing, clinical implementation of pharmacogenomics, patient adherence, medication therapy management… 55 more words


Facts on Pharmacist Amina Bala Zakari, the new INEC Commissioner

Amina Bala Zakari

Amina Bala Zakari, a pharmacist by profession hails from Jigawa State. She completed her Secondary Education from the prestigious Queens College Yaba, Lagos. 184 more words

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Pass laws to promote, regulate practice of herbal medicine – Pharmacist Joseph Jiya

Mr Joseph Jiya, a pharmacist with the Federal Ministry of Health has called for enabling laws to regulate and promote the proper practice of herbal medicine in the country. 310 more words

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FG To Shut Down All Open Drugs Markets July 1st

The federal government will on July 1 commence the implementation of the National Drug Distribution Guidelines (NDDGs), in a move to ensure the organised drug distribution system in the country is strengthened. 141 more words

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PSN Tasks Govt On Drug Revolving Funds in Public Health Institutions

•Commends National Orthopaedic Hospital Igbobi for siting of edifice 

Pharmacists under the aegis of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) have officially informed the Federal Government on the viability of Drug Revolving Funds (DRF) in public health institutions. 440 more words

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Feeling constipated? Check your diet, Speak to your Pharmacist

Can’t get your bowels moving? You may be suffering from constipation. At one time or another, we all have been caught in a compromising position in the bathroom where we feel bloated and gassy but can’t move our bowels once we plop on the toilet. 922 more words

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