Trandolapril and Verapamil Medication Overview

Trandolapril and verapamil is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure. It is a combination product that contains 2 medications: trandolapril, an ACE inhibitor, and verapamil, a calcium channel blocker. This medication comes in an extended release tablet form and is taken once or twice a day with food. Common side effects include […]

Beyond the Data — Overcoming Barriers to Medication Adherence for Chronic Diseases

[Thorpe] Welcome to Beyond the Data. I’m Dr. Phoebe Thorpe, and here with me today is Dr. Larry Garber from Reliant Medical Group. Thank you so much for joining us. [Garber] Thank you for having me. [Thorpe] The session today is about medication adherence for chronic diseases. Why is this a problem: thinking having patients […]

Guide to – Documenting a medication history (Pharmacist & pharmacy technician)

Find the patient using the Pharmacy care organiser (PCO) Or use the search box in the top right corner to fine the patient using demographic details Go to requests and care plans look at the medication history snapshot This may provide useful information about previously documented histories You can access the summary care record on […]

High Costs For Insulin Force Daughter To Ration, Split Medication With Father | Megyn Kelly TODAY

>>>WELCOME BACK, EVERYONE.>>>WELCOME BACK, EVERYONE. IMAGINE NEEDING A MEDICATION IN IMAGINE NEEDING A MEDICATION IN ORDER TO STAY ALIVE. ORDER TO STAY ALIVE. NOW IMAGINE IT COSTS HUNDREDS OF NOW IMAGINE IT COSTS HUNDREDS OF DOLLARS FOR JUST A SMALL DOSE. DOLLARS FOR JUST A SMALL DOSE. WHAT WOULD YOU DO? WHAT WOULD YOU DO? […]

Calculating Medication Adherence Based on Proportion of Days Covered

Our mission as pharmacists can be summed up in one sentence: We want patients to take the right medication at the right time. In our world, it’s called medication adherence, and today, we’ll show you how it gets calculated. I’m Mark Conklin with Pharmacy Quality Solutions. There are many ways to measure medication adherence, but […]

Overview of Invega a Prescription Medication Used to Treat Schizophrenia

Invega is a prescription medication used for the treatment of schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder. Invega belongs to a group of drugs called atypical antipsychotics. It may work by changing the activity of certain natural substances in the brain.This medication comes in an extended-release tablet form and an injectable form which is given directly into a […]