Allergic Rhinitis – significance and impact in community pharmacy


  • Goals and learning objectives
  • After completing this module you will be able to:
  • Overview of allergic rhinitis
  • Recognising allergic rhinitis
  • Effect of medication
  • Impact of allergic rhinitis on your customers
  • The importance of your role
  • Providing a holistic approach
  • Learning Scenario
  • Exploring the treatment options
  • Exploring the treatment options 2
  • Exploring the treatment options 3
  • Recommending Pirinase® Allergy 0.05% Nasal Spray (fluticasone propionate)
  • How to use Pirinase® Allergy 0.05% Nasal Spray
  • Learning Scenario - revisited
  • Assessment questions
  • References
  • Action & Evaluation

Goals and learning objectives

This training module will provide an important insight into the role of pharmacists and their teams in engaging customers with allergic rhinitis to explore their symptoms and the impact these have on their lives. This will in turn aid recommendation of the most appropriate product from the wide range of over the counter treatment options available.

This module will also highlight the role Pirinase® Allergy plays in treating the main symptoms of allergic rhinitis to help improve your customers’ quality of life.

Content developed by CIG Healthcare Partnership in association with GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare. CHGBI/CHPIRI/0121/17

Originally Published by Pharmacy Magazine


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