pharmacy http://nhpr.org en Compounding Pharmacists In New Hampshire Brace For Change http://nhpr.org/post/compounding-pharmacists-new-hampshire-brace-change <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>About 20 years ago, Bob Vecchiotti developed something called foot neuropathy. It’s a neurological condition that left his feet numb. Sometimes they would tingle or burn.</p><p>“But then the pain was getting to the point that I was losing concentration and sleep, and I decided we need to do more,” says Vecchiotti. “That’s when my primary care physician, working with a compound pharmacist, was able to come up with something that worked.”</p><p>Vecchiotti is a business consultant in Peterborough. He was somewhat skeptical of compounding.</p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 22:20:25 +0000 Todd Bookman 18356 at http://nhpr.org Compounding Pharmacists In New Hampshire Brace For Change Pharmacy Board: Planned Parenthood Can Dispense Drugs http://nhpr.org/post/pharmacy-board-planned-parenthood-can-dispense-drugs <p>Today the New Hampshire Board of Pharmacy renewed Planned Parenthood’s license to distribute prescription drugs. The decision comes despite a complaint brought by a New Hampshire Pro-Life Group.</p><p>New Hampshire Right to Life <a href="http://www.unionleader.com/article/20120808/NEWS06/708089905">submitted a complaint </a>last spring claiming that Planned Parenthood of Northern New England could not dispense prescription drugs without a contract with the state.</p> Wed, 19 Sep 2012 20:57:42 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 13223 at http://nhpr.org Pharmacy Board: Planned Parenthood Can Dispense Drugs Hospitals Go High Tech to Secure Drugs http://nhpr.org/post/hospitals-go-high-tech-secure-drugs <p>Denis Fortier is Director of Pharmacy at Cheshire Medical Center in Keene. When he started in the field 30 years ago, that job involved loading carts with Dixie cups full of prescriptions. Mon, 16 Jul 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Todd Bookman 8757 at http://nhpr.org Hospitals Go High Tech to Secure Drugs