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

Poor Legislation, Neglect by Authorities ‘Kill’ Pharmaceutical Businesses, By ACPN

On 12/Dec/2019

Pharmacists across Nigeria have expressed displeasure over the federal government’s policies and poor regulations depriving their business from thriving in the environment, despite being a major player in the nat[...]

Community Pharmacists Worry Over Exposure of Nigerians to Falsified Medicines

On 08/Oct/2019

Association of  Community Pharmacists of Nigeria, ACPN, Lagos has expressed concern over alarming rate at which Nigerians are exposed to falsified medicines and expired drugs due to  weak legislation on pharm[...]

How to Rid Illegal Outlets Distributing Unsafe Medicines in Nigeria, By ACPN

On 07/Oct/2019

Pharmacists under the aegis of Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria in collaboration with doctors under the aegis of Association of General and Private Medical Practitioners of Nigeria have emphasised the ne[...]

Weak Law Responsible For Fake, Falsified Medicines – ACPN

On 02/Oct/2019

The Lagos Chapter of the Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria has expressed concern over the increase in fake and falsified medicines in the country, saying weak legislation was responsible for this.  [...]

Internet Pharmacy Will Worsen Indiscriminate Access to Medicines, ACPN Warns

On 12/Sep/2019

The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) has warned that promotion of Internet pharmacy will worsen the increasing indiscriminate access to medicines, drug abuse and misuse in the country.  [...]

Community Pharmacists Going Digital to Improve Patient Care

On 27/Aug/2019

Association of  Community Pharmacists of Nigeria, ACPN Lagos State, chapter, has admonished pharmacists across the country to embrace information communication technology to improve patient care and safety. [...]

Pharmacists Seek Digital Technology to Improve Patient’s Care

On 22/Aug/2019

The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) has called on its members to embrace digital technology in order to improve patients’ care and safety in the country.   The pharmacy body said,[...]

Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria 38th Annual National Scientific Conference Communique

On 26/Jul/2019

COMMUNIQUE OF THE 38TH ANNUAL NATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE OF THE ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY PHARMACISTS OF NIGERIA (ACPN) Theme: TACKLING THE MENACE OF DRUG ABUSE IN NIGERIA: A DISRUPTIVE INNOVATIVE APPROACH Th[...]

ACPN Wants Buhari to Sign Pharmacy Act

On 26/Jul/2019

The National Chairman of Association of Community Pharmacist of Nigeria, Pharm. Samuel Adekola, has said it is important for President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the pharmacy Act of 2017 if he intends to fight drug abuse[...]

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[...]

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