What Does a Pharmacist Do?
A pharmacist is a medication expert.
Give advice on various medical conditions, when to see a doctor and when to treat using various over the counter medications.
They counsel you on the best way to take your medication and side effects of each medication.
Knowledgeable about interactions between various medications.
Can review your medications with you and make recommendations to prescribers on changes based on what would be best for your specific situation.
Able to guide prescribers on what medications are covered under the many different insurance plans to save you money.
Reviews prescriptions to make sure they are safe for you to take.
Collaborates with prescribers to advise them on the optimal medication to give you.