The researchers said although all the audited prescriptions
were written by doctors, the date of prescription
were documented in 97 per cent.
Some people are on multiple "repeat" prescriptions
, which means a new prescription
must be issued every month for longterm conditions.
With a national postal box system launched in 2004, patients became able to take medicines from any pharmacist and to access their prescriptions
through an online portal.
COVENTRY and Rugby has seen prescriptions
for Viagra and similar drugs double in five years, as costs tumble.
THE West Midlands has seen prescriptions
for Viagra and similar drugs almost double in five years - as the cost tumbles.
FRIDAY, July 27, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Children often fill outpatient opioid prescriptions
, with the most common indication for dental procedures, according to a study published online July 16 in Pediatrics.
He said the audits also ensure that prescriptions
are made on a scientific basis.
Prescribing drugs is a complex and highly essential intervention, which needs to be based on accurate information with critical thinking, this will be useful in writing a rational and safe prescriptions
.  Prescriptions
are legal documents, so it is essential that they include complete information of the patient and the prescribing doctor.
Handwritten opioid prescriptions
are more likely to contain errors than electronic prescriptions
, a study finds.
M2 PHARMA-June 29, 2017-Prescription Charges Coalition campaign group urges NHS to provide free prescriptions
With the Medicine Cabinet, users will have the ability to create a personal profile and easily find the lowest price for their prescriptions
through FamilyWize's website and mobile app.
-- Dermatology patients who received new electronic prescriptions
were significantly more likely to fill them than patients given paper prescriptions
at a major urban hospital, a study showed.