Republishing policy

This policy explains the options for using material from our website.
The main purpose of Pharmacist Guide is to provide practical and educational health information free to the general public. For this reason, we encourage our content to be reused. This policy explains the options for using material from our website.

Educational Materials

“Material” includes without limitation all text, data, illustrations, graphical elements, animation, photos and tools appearing on this site.
Although all pages that provide health information have been written by a healthcare professional, the materials contained on these pages are not intended to replace the medical advice of your doctor, healthcare professional or healthcare provider.
Please consult your doctor for advice about a specific medical condition. Please remember that these materials must be considered as an educational service only and are not designed to replace a doctor's independent judgement about a condition or managing a condition for a given patient.
Please consult your doctor for advice about a specific medical condition.

Right to Use and Restrictions on Use

You are free to copy and redistribute the materials in any medium or format. All materials are produced by Pharmacist Guide under a Creative Commons license.

What Creative Commons license does Pharmacist Guide use?

Pharmacist Guide publishes under the Attribution-NonCommercial-NonDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) license.

Republishing content

For attribution, we only require that you:

  • Include a link to the article
  • Include a byline with the author’s name and Pharmacist Guide
  • Preserve all the article’s hyperlinks
  • Maintain any tagline at the bottom of the articles. The standard attribution is Pharmacist Guide is an independent service providing practical advice on health and medicines

Can Pharmacist Guide material be used to create advertising?

No, it cannot, please refer to the Creative Commons license.
What are the requirements for republishing photos?
When using our photos, you will be advised to:

  • Maintain correct caption information
  • Credit the photographer (if specified) and Pharmacist Guide in the caption. For example: (Vicki Kong/Pharmacist Guide)
  • Do not digitally alter images

Can I use your photos in commercial advertisements or promotions?

No. See details on our Creative Commons license.

Republishing videos

Can I use Pharmacist Guide videos?

Yes. All videos produced by Pharmacist Guide are posted on YouTube and can be embedded with their player.

Can I use your videos in commercial advertisements or promotions?

No. See details on our Creative Commons license.