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Service to assist people with difficulties taking medication, Part ③ ‘Support for adjustment of medications taken’

2022/07/01

Pharmacies are places where you can receive prescription medicines, but there are other services that help patients and their families with issues reg...

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Services to Help “Troublesome” Medications (2) Preparations for Patients with Difficulty Swallowing

2022/06/01

As people get older, their swallowing function (the ability to swallow) deteriorates, making it difficult for them to take their medications. In parti...

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Services to Help with Problematic Medications (1) Single Package

2022/05/01

The job of an apothecary pharmacist is to prepare medicines according to the prescription brought in by the patient, dispense them to the patient, and...

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What is the “Refill Prescription,” which was introduced in April?

2022/04/01

A prescription given by a doctor can only be used once, right? Even if you ask for the same medication as the last time without a prescription, whethe...

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Advantages and disadvantages of medication organizer applications

2022/03/01

Medication notebooks are used to record when, where, and what kind of medication was prescribed to you. According to the "Public Opinion Survey on th...

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Do you know about the “self-medication taxation system” that allows you to obtain an income tax refund?

2022/02/01

It is well known that if you pay more than 100,000 yen in medical expenses per year, you can claim a deduction for medical expenses by filing a tax re...

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How to choose bath salts

2022/01/01

Happy New Year to you all! Wishing you all the best this year. It's cold here in Japan. On such a cold night, don't you miss your bath time more? ...

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How to choose hand cream

2021/12/01

It's getting cold, and it's time to be concerned about dry skin. Recently, there have been more opportunities to disinfect hands with alcohol, so I th...

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If I have a prescription, can I obtain the medicine even if I am not the one picking it up? ——Pharmacy’s book ②

2021/11/01

You have been examined and prescribed medicine. But have you ever had an experience when you were feeling sick and wanted your family member or partne...

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What is the difference between Pfizer and Moderna vaccine side effects?

2021/10/01

As of September 30, about 70% of the population have already had the first new corona vaccine, and about 60% have already had the second vaccine (per ...

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