Facts About Prescription Medicines, Pharmacists, and Pharmacies
- Prescription Drugs. Why do I need a prescription from a doctor for some medications and not for others?
- Controlled Drugs. What is a Controlled (Scheduled) drug?
- Generic Drugs What is the difference between a Generic and a Brand Name drug?
- Prescriptions Who may issue prescriptions and how are they filled?
- Pharmacists What does a Pharmacist do and how does a person become licensed as a Pharmacist?
- The Board of Pharmacy. What is the Texas State Board of Pharmacy?
- Complaint Process. How do I file a complaint against a pharmacy or pharmacist?
- Choosing a Pharmacy or Pharmacist. What should I consider when choosing a pharmacist/pharmacy?
- Important Information. What should I know about my prescription drugs?