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Tag: Regulatory Bodies Need To Step Up In the Fight against Drug Abuse –Pharm Abiola Paul-Ozieh FPCPharm

Regulatory Bodies Need To Step Up In the Fight against Drug Abuse  –Pharm Abiola Paul-Ozieh FPCPharm

Regulatory Bodies Need To Step Up In the Fight against Drug Abuse –Pharm Abiola Paul-Ozieh FPCPharm

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Pharm. Abiola Paul-Ozieh FPCPharm is the immediate past Chairman of the Association of Community Pharmacists (ACPN), Lagos State Chapter. In this interview with PharmaTimes Waire Emonefe, she shares her thoughts on the menace of drug abuse, the challenges faced by community pharmacists and the need for regulatory bodies to step up in the fight against drug abuse What distinguishes the community pharmacist from other pharmacists? Community pharmacists are based in communities, various neighbourhoods; sometimes we are in commercial nerve centres. We are in the nooks and crannies of the society where we offer pharmaceutical services. I believe that our location as the last leg of the distribution value chain in the pharmaceutical service sector, the community pharmacist is the one you see a...