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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It is illegal to import prescription medicine to this country without "reasonable excuse", which is defined as an original prescription or letter from an authorised prescriber (doctor, dentist, midwife or nurse prescriber).
An AusPAR provides information about the evaluation of a prescription medicine and the considerations that led the TGA to approve or not approve an application.
Summary: Patients will have to use their identity cards to access prescription medicine under an electronic system to control circulation.
To be eligible, applicants can not already be insured for outpatient prescription medicines, have an income that exceeds the program's limit, or qualify for any government or third-party programs that provide prescription medicine coverage.
My response would be, under these circumstances, that Jesus would have packed his bags long ago and headed north of the border, where peace and cooler heads manage to prevail (and prescription medicine costs a lot less).
Since it was first formed in 1965, Medicare has never provided a program to help seniors buy prescription medicine.
Medicare + Choice, available in many states, provides reduced prices for prescription medicine or other benefits in exchange for enrollment of Medicare recipients in managed care.
DON'T: Buy online from sites that offer to prescribe a medicine for the first time without a physical exam by your doctor or that sell a prescription medicine without a prescription.
As a Member of the Board of Managing Directors since 2009, Bert Tjeenk Willink has been responsible for the business area Prescription Medicine and Consumer Health Care.
E-tailers in the grocery and prescription medicine categories may be poised for strong gains in customers and soles, according to a new study by The NPD Group, Port Washington, N.
Campaign aims to educate teens about dangers of prescription medicine misuse and abuse
Johnson details the importance of asking these questions and provides other resources to help patients understand the complicated world of prescription medicine.

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