Definition of Pharmacy
1: the art, practice or profession of preparing, storing, combining and dispensing medicines
2a: a place where medicines are prepared or dispensed
b: DRUG STORE
3: sense of PHARMACOPOEIA 2
Pharmacy is also the science of preparing and dispensing medicines. Pharmacy studies include, among other things, chemistry and pharmacy. A pharmacist is a licensed healthcare professional who specializes in providing patients with information about various medications and treatments. They have in-depth knowledge of all types of drugs, their uses, and their side effects. A pharmacist, sometimes referred to as a pharmacist, typically works at a
pharmacy and can recommend over-the-counter medications as well as dispense treatments or medications that have been prescribed by a general practitioner.There are several types of pharmacists including community pharmacists and hospital pharmacists.