E-PHARMACY IMPACTS ON SOCIETY AND PHARMA SECTOR IN ECONOMICAL PANDEMIC SITUATION: A REVIEW

  • Himani Singh Smriti College of Pharmaceutical Education Indore, M.P., India
  • A Majumdar
  • N Malviya Smriti College of Pharmaceutical Education Indore, M.P., India

Abstract

Four month ago, nobody knows about covid-19 but now this virus has spread to almost every country, infecting at least 3,062515 people and death approx 211449 people with badly impact on economies of the most countries and also broken their health-care systems. At this time covid-19 disease is almost spreading all over the world and society. Majorly Pharmacy services act as a pillar at this pandemic situation for the public health. China is the first country where covid-19 outbreak started and some current data of consumer behavior and their habits are showed that society take some safe and preventive measures during lockdown and social distancing time which increase growth of ecommerce demand is inevitable. Now a day’s e-pharmacy is being adapted because medications can be ordered in a one click and conveniently delivered to customer door step with some risk like misuse of drugs and self-medication especially for those drugs which comes under the schedule H and X. This review paper focus on the basic issues and challenges related to online pharmacy and how can it be beneficial to society and pharma sectors in the pandemic situation. 


Keywords:  Online Pharmacy, Internet, Corona virus, Pandemic situation, Pharmaceutical sector.

Keywords: Online Pharmacy, Internet, Corona virus, Pandemic situation

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Author Biographies

Himani Singh, Smriti College of Pharmaceutical Education Indore, M.P., India

Smriti College of Pharmaceutical Education Indore, M.P., India

A Majumdar

Smriti College of Pharmaceutical Education Indore, M.P., India

N Malviya, Smriti College of Pharmaceutical Education Indore, M.P., India

Smriti College of Pharmaceutical Education Indore, M.P., India

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Singh H, Majumdar A, Malviya N. E-PHARMACY IMPACTS ON SOCIETY AND PHARMA SECTOR IN ECONOMICAL PANDEMIC SITUATION: A REVIEW. JDDT [Internet]. 15Jun.2020 [cited 2Jul.2020];10(3-s):335-40. Available from: http://jddtonline.info/index.php/jddt/article/view/4122