prescription medicine

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Noun1.prescription medicine - a drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacistprescription medicine - a drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacist; "he told the doctor that he had been taking his prescription regularly"
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
refill - a prescription drug that is provided again; "he got a refill of his prescription"; "the prescription specified only one refill"
over-the-counter drug, over-the-counter medicine - a drug that is sold without a prescription
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The Ministry of Health and Prevention has issued an order directing doctors practicing in UAE private medical facilities to issue electronic or printed medical prescription instead of handwritten ones within six months.
Supported: - on a patient transport medical prescription signed by the doctor, - patient transport order form sent by an establishment (health center).
Summary: New health legislation aimes to end 'dangerous practice' of dispensing antibiotics without medical prescription
Dr Amin Hussain Al Amiri, assistant under-secretary of public health policy and licensing at MOHAP, said there is a growing demand among teenage girls to use skin whitening products which has led some social media influencers to promote creams that should be administered by medical prescription or in which chemicals should be used only after consulting specialists.
Objective: The aim of this study was to explore the level of Medical prescription adherence among gynecological patients of Pakistan.
As a result, some oral and topical anti-inflammatory and analgesic drugs are sold without needing medical prescription or recommendation from a health professional (1).
Earlier, May crumpled his medical prescription after a check-up at a hospital inside the Subic Bay Freeport recently, she said.
People are taking these substances in massively higher doses than occur in the body, even a hundred times higher than you'd use therapeutically with a medical prescription, which combine with resistance exercises like weight-lifting to build muscle quicker.
He said medical prescription and the serving the medication are two main questions that doctors and pharmacists should be keen about, saying they stand behind the deterioration of the situation.
As part of the implementation of the unified medical prescription form, which went into effect last week, the NSSF has finalized the list of name-brand medications and the generics that can be substituted for them with the patient's consent, Karaki announced in a press release.
NNA - Public Health Minister, Wael Abou Faour, on Monday said that the tentative date to implement the unified medical prescription is the 1st of June.
The rest of the pills were illegal painkillers which you can only get through medical prescription.

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