Home
Videos uploaded by user “Jeff the Pharmacist”
Saxenda The New Weight Loss Drug Explained
 
10:26
I do an in debth description of the new weight loss drug Saxenda. It is a promising product with some concerns to think about. Useful info: https://www.saxenda.com/ Savings Card: https://www.novocare.com/saxenda/savings-card.html Product Insert: https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2014/206321Orig1s000lbl.pdf
Views: 2771 Jeff the Pharmacist
Generic Viagra Update
 
07:28
Generic Viagra is finally here and I provide some insight on the pricing and a few other tips to save money.
Views: 3290 Jeff the Pharmacist
Ozempic: the New Diabetes Drug Explained
 
06:36
In this video I present information about the new diabetes drug Ozempic, which is similar to other drugs like Byetta or Victoza. It is a once weekly injection which might provide some benefit to people that don't like the daily injection of those drugs. Theres also side effects and adverse reactions. https://www.ozempicpro.com/ The package insert: http://www.novo-pi.com/ozempic.pdf My Camera: https://amzn.to/2L15sPX
Views: 2373 Jeff the Pharmacist
How Bad is the Flu season, really?
 
08:09
I dive into cdc's data on the current flu season and break it down, cutting through the noise.
Views: 583 Jeff the Pharmacist
When life keeps you up don't buy Zzzquil
 
03:38
Explaining an easy way to save money on your over the counter sleep aid.
Views: 1855 Jeff the Pharmacist
What cold medicine should you buy?
 
06:56
I describe different options for cough and cold medicine. Be sure to look at the label on the back to know exactly is in what you are taking. Some of the ingredients that I cover are : Dextromethorphan, guaifenesin, and psuedoephedrine. These are some tricks I have learned on how to treat the annoying symptoms of a cold. Here is a quick link to some of the products: Mucinex DM http://amzn.to/2DeGVCJ Robitussin DM http://amzn.to/2DpVXJj Mucinex http://amzn.to/2FMHzJd Sudafed Pe http://amzn.to/2DeFGTO Afrin http://amzn.to/2D9WStN Neo Synephrine http://amzn.to/2FLejT0 Zicam http://amzn.to/2DoIQbe Cepacol http://amzn.to/2FJJCOk Chloraseptic spray http://amzn.to/2DclYYZ
Views: 482 Jeff the Pharmacist
Xyzal Explained by a Pharmacist
 
08:14
Xyzal is explained, how it compares to other allergy medication and whether it is any different that Zyrtec. My Favorite Generic Allegra: https://amzn.to/2Igbyy0 Xyzal 110 tabs: http://amzn.to/2FvyYtR Zyrtec 70 tabs: http://amzn.to/2twTh8E My Camera: https://amzn.to/2L15sPX
Views: 1398 Jeff the Pharmacist
Shingrix: The New Shingles Vaccine Explained
 
09:31
The new shingles vaccine is discussed, explaining what it is, the side effects, about how much it cost, and some information on insurance coverage.
Views: 4843 Jeff the Pharmacist
Metformin Explained
 
09:06
I briefly discuss type 2 diabetes, metformin, how it works, and side effects
Views: 558 Jeff the Pharmacist
Pros and Cons of Being a Retail Pharmacist
 
09:04
I'm on vacation in Taiwan but I wanted to make a video about being a retail pharmacist, and its pros and cons. Totally not an exhaustive list, but it might be useful for someone looking to do this as a career.
Views: 443 Jeff the Pharmacist
Why is There a  Flu Season and How to Tell if its a Cold or the Flu
 
06:44
The flu season explained as well as determining whether you have the flu or a cold. Products I discuss in my video "What Cold Medicine Should I Buy:" Here is a quick link to some of the products: Mucinex DM http://amzn.to/2DeGVCJ Robitussin DM http://amzn.to/2DpVXJj Mucinex http://amzn.to/2FMHzJd Sudafed Pe http://amzn.to/2DeFGTO Afrin http://amzn.to/2D9WStN Neo Synephrine http://amzn.to/2FLejT0 Zicam http://amzn.to/2DoIQbe Cepacol http://amzn.to/2FJJCOk Chloraseptic spray http://amzn.to/2DclYYZ
Views: 1140 Jeff the Pharmacist
The Atenolol Shortage
 
03:35
I talk about the Atenolol shortage and a few thoughts about it
Views: 2376 Jeff the Pharmacist
Why is my asthma medicine so expensive?
 
05:33
I talk about why the cost of asthma drugs went up, and its not just normal market changes.
Views: 396 Jeff the Pharmacist
Dirty Money: How Drug Companies Raise  Prices Without Adding Value
 
11:38
This a response to the Dirty Money Episode "Drug Short" on Netflix. I talk about my experience with how drug pricing is harming patients without adding value to their health. Important innovations are being made but this is how they make money without innovating in an important way.
Views: 192 Jeff the Pharmacist
Do Antidepressants Cause Erectile Dysfunction?
 
04:44
In this video I address an issue that is a concern of a lotta of guys starting an antidepressant.
Views: 230 Jeff the Pharmacist
Xanax  Explained
 
06:32
I describe Xanax along with why it is addictive as well as issues with medication withdrawal.
Views: 406 Jeff the Pharmacist
Thyroid Cancer Risk with GLP -1 Agonists like Ozempic, Trulicity, Victoza, Byetta
 
05:54
This is a breif discussion about thyroid cancer as it relates to GLP-1 Agonists.
Views: 100 Jeff the Pharmacist
the Best Over the Counter Acne Products
 
04:02
I talk about using Oxy Face Wash and Differin gel vs a very expensive prescription product epiduo. Differin Gel:https://amzn.to/2GZcNMu Oxy Face Wash: https://amzn.to/2LCDaLZ Definitely you are getting more value for your money. Oxy Face wash has the most potent ingredients and Differin is pretty new and the only retinoid like compound available OTC. DISCLAIMER: This video and description contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive a small commission. This helps support the channel and allows us to continue to make videos like this. Thank you for the support!
Steglatro the New Diabetes Drug Explained
 
11:27
In this video I discuss the new diabetes drug, which works by helping you to pee out glucose. It is interesting how it works but there are some issues with it. Steglatro is a brand new SGLT-2 inhibitor, follwing drugs like Farxiga or Invokana. I hope you guys enjoy this and find it useful! My Camera: https://amzn.to/2Lb6Way Favorite Business Book: https://amzn.to/2IpNjNW DISCLAIMER: This description contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive a small commission. This helps support the channel and allows us to continue to make videos like this. Thank you for the support!
Views: 285 Jeff the Pharmacist
Truth About Generic Viagra
 
07:17
So-called generic Viagra explained
Views: 18717 Jeff the Pharmacist
5 Hour Energy Ingredients Explained
 
08:55
I analyze the ingredients of 5 hour energy and give my thoughts. Does 5 hour energy do anything different than just give you a caffeine boost?
Views: 776 Jeff the Pharmacist
Six Messed up Side Effects
 
11:57
Everyone worries about side effects, here are some weird ones that I have come across during my career. I discuss anal leakage, priapism, tendon rupture, jaw necrosis, lactation, and Stevens-Johnson Syndrome.
Views: 116 Jeff the Pharmacist
Soliqua Explained
 
11:16
In this video I talk about a new drug that just came out called Soliqua. It is a diabetes drug that is the combination of insulin glargine and lixisentide. Insulin glargine is a long acting basal insulin and lixisentide is a GLP-1 agonist, similar to Byetta, Victoza, or Trulicity. I hope you guys enjoy. This video does not take the place of counceling a pharmacist or physician. However, it may help you in asking the right questions.
What is in Red Bull?
 
09:30
Red Bull ingredients and what they do in the body is discussed as well as where I think Red Bull gets its punch. I hope you like it!
Views: 159 Jeff the Pharmacist
Pharmacist Reacts to Amazon Buying a Pharmacy
 
10:17
In this video I discuss news of Amazon getting into the pharmacy business. This is a scary development for pharmacists, and I break it down. Amazon bought pill pack and will disrupting the pharmacy business.
The Shingrix Shortage
 
02:52
GlaxSmithKlein has indicated that there is a Shingrix shortage. Hopefully, we will receive enough by the end of June like promised. There is a lot of unmet demand currently and patients are really being affected. Some patients already received the first does and are concerned they won't receive the second in time.
Strange Things that Happen in the Pharmacy
 
07:05
This is a discussion about some weird things that occur in the pharmacy between all of the routine.
Why Do We Have an Opioid Crisis?
 
13:13
I talk about my perspective on the opioid crisis and why we have. Also, there are no words to describe the magnitude of what we are currently facing in terms of needless pain and suffering.
Valsartan Recall Explained
 
04:29
In this video I discuss the valsartan recall by several manufacturers like Major, Solco, and Teva.
Views: 109 Jeff the Pharmacist
Warfarin: from Rat Poison your Medicine Cabinet
 
04:57
The story of the development of warfarin, from the havok it wreaked on the plains of North Dakota, to a rat poison, to a life saving drug.
Five Ways to Save Money in the Pharmacy
 
08:13
Jeff the pharmacist discusses five tips on how to save money on prescriptions in the pharmacy.
How I lost 50 pounds with Affirmations
 
12:08
How to lose weight through affirmations. My weight loss journey and how helpful affirmations have been on keeping true to my goal and taking control of my diet.
Diabetes Explained
 
07:55
I talk about why type 2 diabetes develops in people.
5-Hour Energy versus Caffeine Tablets
 
08:40
I take the equivalent dose of the caffeine in 5-Hour and compare.
Should Pharmacies Sell Heroin Syringes?
 
09:23
In this video I got over the arguments about whether pharmacies should sell heroin needles. There is some nuance to the issue, and I hope you guys find it interesting.
Why does my prescription take so long!
 
08:44
An insider perspective on why you have to wait so darn long at the pharmacy
MDMA for PTSD
 
12:11
I made this video after I learned that the FDA granted a breakthrough therapy designation for MDMA in PTSD therapy. MDMA is often used illegally on the street and is a Schedule 1 - illegal to use or have drug. It obviously interesting and may require rescheduling to schedule 2. MDMA is also known as Molly or ecstasy on the streets and was sometimes connected to rave culture of the early 90s.
The Drugs Game of Thrones Characters Should Take
 
09:07
Made a silly video about some drugs that might benefit the main characters in the seven kingdoms.
Views: 1051 Jeff the Pharmacist
Donald Trump Physical a Pharmacists Opinion
 
15:20
I discuss the presidents physical, some of the controversy surrounding it.
My Keto Diet Story
 
12:53
I lost a lot of weight on the keto diet and I talk about what led me to the diet. It definately is a unique path but I believe the diet holds a lot of promise.
Making it Easier to Take Multivitamins
 
08:19
I experiment with taking crushed multivitamins to avoid nausea sometimes associated with multivitamin use.
Do you know what is in Monster Energy?
 
09:29
I describe whats in this magical elixir known as Monster Energy. Chuck Norriss' toe nail clippings? Broch Lesnars tears? None of the above.
Views: 222 Jeff the Pharmacist
Tamiflu Madness the Shortage and Does it work
 
09:15
What to do with the shortage on Tamiflu and does the drug even work?
Views: 149 Jeff the Pharmacist
Why have we gotten so obese?
 
09:15
The current accepted thought on obesity and a compelling new theory. Current thought on obesity does not explain why we have become so fat so quickly.
Views: 100 Jeff the Pharmacist