Published on December 4, 2015
For more course tutorials visit www.uophelp.com Week 3 DQ 1 Describe the advantages and disadvantages of the three systems used for measuring drugs and solutions. As a pharmacy technician, which system would you prefer? As a patient, which one would you prefer? Explain your answers. Week 3 DQ 2 A pharmacy technician is dispensing a prescription for a patient that reads: 15 mL of cough suppressant 3 times a day for 10 days. What measurement device should the technician recommend to the patient and why? What household equipment could the patient use? What considerations must be kept in mind when explaining to patients how to take their medications at home?