It’s October, which means colder weather, pumpkin-spiced everything (which OTC med will feature it first? ), and a certain scary holiday. Happy Halloween! Ghosts and goblins might be fine for the average person, but you’re a pharmacist. You’ve seen the worst of humanity and lived to tell the tale. But even so, no matter how hard your stomach is, or how many Tums you steal from your front counter, some things in pharmacy are terrifying.