Now Pharmacist have got official Logo in India. The monogram is launched for registered pharmacists. This logo can be displayed outside Pharmacy Or Pharma Clinic. Like Doctors now registered Pharmacists have their own monogram. In many countries pharmacists have logo, now in India too profession has got this recognition.
This is achieved after efforts of Pharmacist Foundation. The Foundation had applied for the monogram. Government had asked for the design suggestion. The design sent by the foundation has been approved by ministry of commerce and trade. So role of foundation for this cause is commendable.
Please Note this monogram can be used only by the registered Pharmacists In India. This will help people distinguish between a Pharmacist and doctor. Also will provide needed recognition to the profession.
Logo can be displayed outside Pharmacy retails or pharma clinics. Pharmacy practice rules now allow pharmacists to consult patients on healthcare issues, medicines related information and charge fees for the same. But there is a condition that pharmacists could not write prescriptions like the doctors.