Storage and wastage of drug products in Jordanian households: a cross-sectional survey.

@article{Abushanab2013StorageAW,
  title={Storage and wastage of drug products in Jordanian households: a cross-sectional survey.},
  author={Amani S Abushanab and Waleed M. Sweileh and Mayyada Wazaify},
  journal={The International journal of pharmacy practice},
  year={2013},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={
          185-91
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Appropriate household storage and use of drug products can reduce drug wastage and unnecessary hazards. We aimed to quantify the amounts and types of medications that were stored in Jordanian households and the extent of drug wastage in terms of the amount and cost of these medications. METHODS The setting was households in Amman, Jordan. This was a cross-sectional survey study using a pre-piloted questionnaire. Family members were interviewed in person about use of drug products… CONTINUE READING
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