Can we write down medications like we do for a restaurant?
DECRYPTION – A drug is neither a candy nor any food, it is prescribed by a doctor or advised by a pharmacist according to each patient.
The patient has acquired a legal right to information. But under the pretext that the internet and social networks encourage him to give his opinion on everything he consumes, both tour operators, hospitals and doctors, it seems normal to him to also note his medications, without measuring the risk. for his health… and that of others!
However, a drug is not a consumer product. A drug is prescribed by a doctor or advised by a pharmacist according to each patient, his state of health, his symptoms, a certain number of personalized criteria and also thanks to the expertise of the health professional. A medicine is not a candy or any food and it has to go through a long and complex process before it can be dispensed. The only institution authorized to “rate” drugs is the transparency commission of the High Authority for Health (HAS) responsible for evaluating the improvement in actual benefit (ASMR), in the case of a new drug,
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