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Over-the-counter drug - Wikipedia

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Over-the-counter (OTC) drugs are medicines sold directly to a consumer without a prescription from a healthcare professional, as compared to prescription drugs  ...

OTC (Over the Counter) Drug Database - Drugs.com

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Detailed information about over the counter medications. Usage, warnings, dosage and directions.

Over-the-Counter Medicines: MedlinePlus

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Over-the-counter (OTC) medicines are drugs you can buy without a prescription. Some OTC medicines relieve aches, pains and itches. Some prevent or cure ...

Over-the-counter medicines: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Aug 14, 2015 ... You can buy many medicines for minor problems at the store without a prescription (over-the-counter). Drugs. Important tips for using ...

Understanding Over-the-Counter Medicines - FDA

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Aug 26, 2016 ... Over-the-counter medicine is also known as OTC or nonprescription medicine. All these terms refer to medicine that you can buy without a ...

Commonly Abused OTC and Prescription Drugs With Pictures

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This WebMD slideshow features pictures of commonly abused prescription and over-the-counter drugs, including depressants, pain relievers, and stimulants.

How to Choose Over-the-Counter Cold and Flu Meds - WebMD

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Sep 4, 2016 ... Most cold and flu drugs attack symptoms, not the specific viruses that cause the illnesses. They aren't a cure, but they can make you feel better ...

DrugFacts: Prescription and Over-the-Counter Medications ...

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In fact, prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) drugs are, after marijuana (and alcohol), the most commonly abused substances by Americans 14 and older.

12 Medicine Cabinet Essentials: Learn About OTC Drugs

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Oct 13, 2016 ... There are many over-the-counter (OTC) medications available without a prescription, which are used to treat the symptoms of many illnesses ...

Over the Counter Drug Addiction - Abusing OTC Drugs

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Like illegal and prescription drugs, they can also be abused. Although less potent than other substances, OTC drugs still pose a risk for developing an addiction.

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