About Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria

The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria is an association of all Pharmacists practicing in the community with their practice focused on dispensing and retailing, carrying out wholesaling of medicines, feeding the hospitals, and Clinics etc within the community.

Community pharmacy is the most accessible or sole provider of health care services in most neighborhood and our members are available for professional advise, ensuring that medicines are used safely based on their knowledge of relevant patient and medication factors.

  • Meet with your pharmacist to talk about;
  • What the Medicine you are taking can do
  • How well the medicine work for you
  • How to get the best out of the medicine

Tel: 234-818-733-5846

Email: info@acpnigeria.org.ng

Website: acpnigeria.org.ng/

Office Address: No. 52A Ikorodu Road, Fadeyi Lagos

Pharmacist Advises FG on Medicinal Cannabis

On 10/Jul/2019

The Secretary of the Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria, Lagos State chapter, Pharm. Jonah Okotie, has urged the Federal Government to tread cautiously on the issue of legalising cannabis in Nigeria. &nb[...]

ACPN Renews Call for Passage of PCN Bill

On 06/Jul/2019

The Association of Community Pharmacists has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to sign into law the Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria bill in order to improve the regulation of pharmaceutical practice in Nigeria.[...]

Community Pharmacists Call for United Action against Drug Abuse

On 04/Jul/2019

The National Chairman, Association of Community Pharmacy, Samuel Adekola, has stressed the need for concerted efforts to be taken by Nigerians in tackling the menace of drug and substance abuse. Adekola at a press brie[...]

ACPN Faults Tier Classification of Patent Medicine Vendors

On 30/May/2019

Pharmacists under the aegis of the Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) have faulted the proposal of the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) to create three-tiers of eligible players in the sales of Ove[...]

ACPN Kicks Against Tier Classification Of Patent Medicine Vending In Nigeria

On 29/May/2019

Pharmacists under the auspices of Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) has picked holes in the proposal of the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) to create three-tiers of eligible players in the sales[...]

Community Pharmacists Seek Govt Attention to Tackle Fake Drugs

On 21/May/2019

The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria, ACPN, has reiterated calls for better funding of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC and other regulatory agencies involved in p[...]

Community Pharmacists Restate Commitment to Pharmacy Bill

On 07/May/2019

AS part of its resolve to obtain presidential assent to the Pharmacy Bill 2017, the  Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria, ACPN, called out  community pharmacy practitioners in the country to withd[...]

Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria an Open Letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on the Need to Give Assent to the Pending Pharmacy Council of Nigeria Bill 2017

On 06/May/2019

May 2, 2019   His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR Aso Rock Villa Abuja. AN OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI ON THE NEED TO GIVE ASSENT TO THE PENDING PHARMACY COUNCIL OF NIGERIA[...]

Why Buhari Should Sign Pharmacy Council Bill 2017

On 06/May/2019

The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Pharmacy Council bill 2017. The association disclosed this in a statement signed by two of its executives,Phar[...]

ACPN Tasks NAFDAC On Stricter Regulation, Fake Drugs, Open Markets As Agency Turns 25

On 04/Apr/2019

The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) has charged the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to among other things ensure stricter regulation and more vigorous fight[...]

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