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Support from pharmacists improves adherence to complex drug regimens

BMJ 2006; 333 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.333.7578.1113 (Published 23 November 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:1113

Persuading people to stick to their prescribed drug treatment can be difficult, especially if they need a handful of pills several times a day for asymptomatic conditions such as hypertension. Intensive education and follow-up by pharmacists, coupled with tailor-made blister packs dispensing the right combination …

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