Tetracyclines - The word
"milk" to be deleted when pre-
with milk, antacids or preparations
scribing Doxcycline, Mino-
"Certain foods and drugs should not be
taken with this medication."
As well as above labeling, the patient will be
advised of foods that are to avoided.
Insulin, Ampicillin suspen-
"REFRIGERATE" DO NOT FREEZE
sions, and so forth.
For items with short shelf
DISCARD CONTENTS AFTER
Drugs that cause serious
"Avoid exposure to direct sunlight
phototoxic reactions when
patients receiving these drugs
are exposed to sunlight-
In addition labels normally affixed to medicinal preparations (for example,
SHAKE WELL BEFORE USING, FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY, POISON,
and so forth) will be used, where appropriate.
Table 3-2. Supplementary labels (from AR 40-2, 3 March 1978) (concluded).
Section VI. ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS PERTAINING TO THE
Many Army pharmacies dispense over 1,500 outpatient prescriptions in one
working day. It makes sense that records must be maintained to protect both the
patient and the pharmacy. This section will focus on this important aspect of outpatient