The Chicago Tribune published on the 15th December 2016 a great piece of investigative journalism which took 2 years to perform.
The result is vastly shocking; out of the 255 selected pharmacies (big chains aswell as independent pharmacies) a staggering 52% did NOT mention the potential serious interactions to the patients.
For the full article use the link underneath.
At GIMS foundation we argue; if even in a High Income country like the USA such a bad result is obtained, what would the situation be in Low- & Middle Income countries….
That is why in these countries the improvements on the ‘Acces to medication-theme’ should be accompagnied by Medication Safety measures!