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Kristen A. Binaso, RPh, CCP, FASCP

Kristen A. Binaso, RPh, CCP, FASCPKristen A. Binaso, RPh, CCP, FASCP

Pharmacist

Pharmacy

423 Answers23 Followers5,241 Helpful Answer Votes
 

Bio

Kristen A. Binaso, RPh, CCP, FASCP is the senior director, corporate alliances for the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) in Washington, D.C. APhA is the largest and oldest national professional society of pharmacists with more than 62,000 members nationwide. Her group is responsible for helping the pharmaceutical industry reach pharmacists on a variety of different issues through APhA products and services.

Binaso is a 1997 graduate of Rutgers, The State University, College of Pharmacy and a fellow of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists. Binaso is passionate about geriatric care and is certified as a consultant pharmacist in New Jersey. She serves as an invited speaker and instructor at various national conferences, activities, and events. She has extensive background in recruitment and pharmacy operations in the retail sector with CVS/Pharmacy and Rite-Aid. Binaso is also certificate-trained in immunizations and is an APhA media advisor.

Credentials

Organization Affiliations:
  • American Pharmacists Association
 

My Answers

A. One of the things that you mentioned is the fact that this patient stated that they were taking it 15 minutes before. I will say they could...
A. That depends on what the physician wants to use for their procedure. You can't exactly go in and say I want this particular product. There are two...
A. H. pylori is a bacteria that has been found to cause ulcers. There are variety of prescription medications that can be used to treat it usually in...
A. I get asked all the time as a pharmacist about vitamin supplements and other items. Come and talk to the pharmacist first. In most cases, the...
A. This is a great question. Tylenol PM is actually not recommended in pregnancy because of the fact that not only does it contain Tylenol but it...
A. Constipation is a common problem that pregnant women have.And there are some things that they can do to help ease the constipation. The first thing...
A. Believe it or not Unisom should not be used for morning sickness and it shouldn't be use by pregnant women. It's used as a sleep-aid, but it does...
A. Certain classes of antibiotics are safe. And when you go visit your doctor, they are fully aware of what classes you can be on. If you have any...
A. Well, unfortunately there are not many options that are available for a pregnant woman when they are having a cold. But by talking to the pharmacist...
A. One of the questions I have for this patient is they state that they have congestion. So I am questioning as to why they are using an antihistamine...
A. There's actually been no studies done in pregnant women in the use of Protonix. So at this point it is not recommended.Now there are some situations...
A. This is a common question that I get asked all the time, and I really would advise the patient to not take Maalox with it. Maalox can actually bind...
A. There actually are a few recommendations that could be used for a nasal decongestant in a pregnant woman who has a stuffy nose.Saline solutions are...
A. Many pregnant women struggle with acne. So one of the common questions I get as a pharmacist is, can I use these type of products? I really don't...
A. This is a question that I think is great.Because one of the things that I recommend to patients is, they need to see their doctor or healthcare...