Self-Medications

Course Code: TCM 303

Academic Year: 2018-2019

The course will introduce the student to therapeutic products in a pharmacy available to the patient for self-selection. The use of over-the-counter (OTC) drugs, herbals and other complementary or alternative medications will be emphasized. Critical thinking skills will be enhanced with case studies highlighting the role of the TCM practitioners, questions that the TCM practitioners can answer and when a referral to other health professionals is required.