11 things pharmacists should know about hep C drugs
The dispensing of the new hepatitis C drugs is complex from a medical and a financial point of view.
Here are 11 points pharmacists should bear in mind, according to speakers at APP2016 on the Gold Coast:
- Stigma is an important issue, which means staff might need to be educated to make patients feel welcome in the pharmacy;
- It is important to know the differences between the drugs, treatment duration and interactions. Find out more here;
- Focus on adherence and persistence, particulary for