Drugs and medicines

a consumers" guide
  • 266 Pages
  • 2.98 MB
  • English
Oxford University Press , Oxford [England], New York
Drugs -- Popular works., Consumer educa
StatementRoderick Cawson, Roy Spector.
SeriesOxford medical publications
ContributionsSpector, R. G.
LC ClassificationsRM301.15 .C39 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 266 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2185203M
ISBN 100192616552
LC Control Number89003137

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Answer your medical questions on prescription drugs, vitamins and Over the Counter medications. Find medical information, terminology and advice including side effects, drug interactions, user. Medication Guides, Drug Safety Communications, Shortages, Recalls.

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This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. A drug interaction can be defined as an interaction between a drug and another substance that prevents the drug from performing as expected.

This definition applies to interactions of drugs with other drugs (drug-drug interactions), as well as drugs with food (drug-food interactions) and other substances. * [email protected] includes information about drugs, including biological products, approved for human use in the United States (see FAQ), but does not include information about FDA-approved products regulated by the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (for example, vaccines, allergenic products, blood and blood products, plasma derivatives, cellular and gene therapy.

Medicines can treat diseases and improve your health. If you are like most people, you need to take medicine at some point in your life.

You may need to take medicine every day, or you may only need to take medicine once in a while.

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