Pharmaceutical Review (Staff Reporter) Pharmacist Federation (Pakistan) is an offcially registered professional body of pharmacist community in Pakistan. The current sitting president Mr. Habib Ur Rehman (cell: 0322 418 9588), senior vice president Fiaz Ahmad Faizi (0321 420 5253), vice president Dr.Taha Nazir Ph.D. (C.: 0321 222 0885) and general secretary Muhammad Aamir (0322 442 5754) has stated in their collective press release that they support the pharmacist in Baluchistan struggling for the grant of Health Allowance. It’s their legal and political privilege to democratic a peaceful protest. That is also mentioned the “Constitution of Pakistan”. Therefore the arresting of high profiled pharmacy professional is an explicit state violence and misuse of official power. That should be stopped right away.
They also stated that the demanded health allowance and other professional facilities should be approved. That will definitely help the community, clinical and hospital pharmacists to deliver best possible clinical/ pharmaceutical care. Morever, that will help to stop the misuse of drugs and prescribing wrong medication. It also help to control the drug-drug, drug-disease or drug-patient interactions. The pharmacists will then play his real and actual role, that is called “Safety Valve” in between the physicians and patients.