8 terms

Chapter 17 Pharmacy

Medical Occupation
A pharmacy or other business that is independently operated but owned by a chain or larger company.
Over the Counter (OTC) Medications
Medications purchased without a prescription.
Prescriptions Medications
Medications obtainable only by the order of a physician or other licensed practitioner.
Someone who is licensed to prepare and dispense drugs.
Pharmacy Aide
A person who helps licensed pharmacists with clerical duties. They may work closely with pharmacy technicians.
Pharmacy technician
Someone who assists a pharmacist by preparing and filling prescriptions.
United States Pharmacopeia (USP)
A national listing of medications.
National Formulary (NF)
A national listing of medications.