Should I Be Taking Supplements?

As a pharmacist one of the more common subjects I’m asked about are vitamin and supplementation products. The questions I often field are “should I use supplements or change my diet?” or “are all over the counter supplements safe?”.  As always, the answer to most of these questions is “it depends”, but I will do…

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Medication Spotlight: Hydroxychloroquine

Author: Chris Verdi, PharmD, President, Parafill There are few medications more widely discussed and more controversial these days than the prospective COVID-19 treatment Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ). For this reason I was hesitant to make this month’s Medication Spotlight post about this drug. It seems that the mere mention of it produces anxiety in patients and providers…

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