In the interest of public health, Uttara Crescent Hospital Pharmacy places a strong emphasis on maintaining the efficacy and quality of medicines. We adhere to rigorous standards to ensure that all medications, except heat-sensitive ones, are stored within the optimal temperature range of 20°C to 30°C. Considering the high temperatures experienced during the summer months in our country, which can range from 35°C to 40°C, it becomes crucial to address potential impacts on the effectiveness of medications.
Key Practices and Commitments:
1. Qualified and Registered Pharmacists:
All medicines in our pharmacy are purchased and dispensed under the supervision of qualified, registered, and trained pharmacists. This ensures that medications are handled by professionals who understand the importance of proper storage and dispensing.
2. Direct Sourcing from Companies:
Uttara Crescent Hospital Pharmacy prioritizes the procurement of medicines directly from reputable pharmaceutical companies. This direct sourcing approach guarantees the integrity and quality of the medications throughout the supply chain.
3. Controlled Storage Conditions:
Maintaining the quality of medicines is a top priority. Our pharmacy is well-equipped, and the temperature is consistently controlled within the optimal range of 20°C to 30°C. This practice is essential for preserving the efficacy of most medications.
4. Refrigeration for Sensitive Medications:
Certain medications, such as insulin and vaccines, require specific storage conditions. Our pharmacy is equipped with refrigeration facilities to store these medications at the appropriate temperature. This ensures that sensitive medications retain their potency and effectiveness.
5. Medication Quality Assurance:
We understand that the quality of medications directly impacts patient outcomes. By adhering to strict quality assurance measures, we aim to provide our patients with medicines that meet the highest standards of efficacy and safety.
6. Public Interest Focus:
Our commitment to public interest is reflected in our dedication to ensuring that all medications dispensed from Uttara Crescent Hospital Pharmacy maintain their intended therapeutic effects. This commitment extends to educating patients on proper medication storage at home.
At Uttara Crescent Hospital Pharmacy, we are dedicated to upholding the highest standards of medication quality and safety. Our practices reflect a commitment to the well-being of our patients, ensuring that they receive medications that are effective, reliable, and of the utmost quality.