Herbal or homeopathic remedy
Vaccine or insulin preparation
Dietary supplement or food supplement
Based on doctor`s preference and his experience
Over- the-counter’ drug or ‘general sale product’
Therapeutic substitution of drugs
Replacement of brand by appropriate generic
Changing the active ingrediant if the ordered drug name is out of stock
Interchanging biosimilar drugs on pharmacy level
Process of creating the most accurate list possible of all medications a patient is taking including drug name, dosage, frequency, and route and comparing that list against the physician’s admission, transfer, and/or discharge orders, with the goal of providing correct medications to the patient at all transition points within the hospital.
It is equal to prescription approprietness review
Process of ensuring that a hospital patient's medication list is as up-to-date as possible. It is must be taken by pharmacist only and may include consulting several sources such as the patient, their relatives or caregivers, or their primary care physician.
Pharmacy performs 100% or medication reconciliation properly , accurately by updating the patient`s own medications form only .
Maximum frequency , route of administration , diagnosis
Maximum dose , frequency , indication
Daily dose, route of administration, indication
Quantity of required units, frequency , indication
Name of the patient and Medical record No, Gender and age ,diagnosis, Allergies , brand name (not mandatory) generic name and quantity required.
Patient`s identification sticker ,diagnosis, Allergies ,drug and dosage form,generic name and quantity required., doctor`s stamp and signature
Name of the patient and Medical record No, Gender and age ,diagnosis, Allergies ,drug and dosage form, brand name (not mandatory) generic name .
Caspofungin , Anidulafungin , Ceftaroline
.Amphotericin , Ertapenem, Linezolid
Ceftazidime- Avibactam , Imipenem
Known as drug switching and therapeutic interchange, is the practice of replacing a patient's prescription drugs with chemically different drugs that are expected to have the same clinical effect.
Equal to replacing brands by generics of same chemical active ingredient
It can be done by pharmacist if doctor changed the order verbally
Drug which, in its relationship to a prescribed drug, is –within the same therapeutic category but chemically different (e.g. which has the same relationship to the prescribed drug as ranitidine has to cimetidine), or a different moiety of the same parent compound (e.g. which has the same relationship to the prescribed drug as ofloxacin has to ciprofloxacin