prescription drug

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Noun1.prescription drug - a drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacistprescription drug - 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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This medicine was licensed as a Prescription Only Medicine (POM) in 2012 and is not currently marketed.
"Prescription only medicines are potent and should only be taken under medical supervision."
"Other drugs seized include small quantities of herbal cannabis, cannabis resin, amphetamine and mephedrone as well as pregabalin which is also a prescription only medicine.
Ingenol mebutate gel is a prescription only medicine to treat a type of skin damage, known as actinic or "solar" keratosis (AK), which is caused by long-term sun or UV exposure.

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