Online pharmacies have become
very popular in recent years. These websites provide a discreet
and private way to order prescription medications
that people may be embarrassed to ask for in person. These
'lifestyle' drugs include medications for sexual
dysfunction or diseases, weight
loss, baldness, and antidepressants. Online pharmacies
cannot fill prescriptions for all drugs.
can fill prescriptions written by your own doctor or have
an on-staff doctor write you one. If an on-staff doctor
is your choice, you will go through an online consultation,
most likely by filling out a form, to rule out drug interactions.
Beware of online pharmacies that will sell you drugs
without a prescription. It is very important that
a doctor has considered a medication's appropriateness for
In addition to reducing the
embarrassment of having some prescriptions filled in person,
online pharmacies can be quicker and easier to deal
with than retail pharmacies. If you don't have much free
time, you can order your prescriptions
online at any time of your day.