Farmacéuticos Comunitarios. 2020 Mar 06; 12(1):22-24 DOI: 10.33620/FC.2173-9218.(2020/Vol12).001.04

Complementary prescription: a fraud or a necessity?

Satué de Velasco E1, Jaraiz Magariños I2, Agustín E3, Martínez Menéndez A4
1. Farmacéutico comunitario en Maella (Zaragoza). 2. Farmacéutica comunitaria en Oviedo (Asturias). 3. Farmacéutico comunitario en Solórzano (Asturias). 4. Farmacéutica comunitaria en A Caridá (Asturias).
Satué E, Jaraiz I, Agustín E, Martínez A. Prescripción complementaria: ¿intrusismo o necesidad?. Farmacéuticos Comunitarios. 2020 Mar 06; 12 (1): 22-24 DOI: 10.33620/FC.2173-9218.(2020/Vol12).001.04
Abstract : 

Complementary prescriptions are increasingly widespread among non-medical healthcare professionals in Anglo-Saxon countries. This article presents the possibility of introducing this service in Spain in community pharmacies, specifying the possible benefits of this type of intervention and for which cases. Finally, the types of barriers or issues that would need to be addressed in order to implement it.

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