An online pharmacy, or post-order pharmacy is an online pharmacy that functions over the Internet and delivers orders to clients via mail, delivery companies, or online pharmacy website. Online pharmacies supply a variety of medications at prices that are usually lower than those charged in the pharmacy. Some online pharmacies deliver products in the form of downloadable forms, usually through email. There are many advantages and disadvantages to ordering medication online and some of these we will discuss below.
Another advantage of an online pharmacy is convenience in filling prescriptions. Since everything is done online, the consumer can place their order anytime, anywhere, and receive their medicine on their doorstep within a few days to a week. Convenience is another reason why online pharmacies are popular among people who do not have the time to go to the drugstore and deal with salespeople. Lastly, most internet pharmacies offer free trials, giving consumers an opportunity to try the medicine without actually buying it.