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Define Drug Chemical substance used in the diagnosis Illegal substance
Differentiate between prescription repeats and prescription renewal Repeats; a continuation of long-term medications Renewal: extension of prescription that has run out
Describe sustained release Cause a delay in the active absorption of the medication
What can drugs be classified by? Function Effect Body system
Name the different effects of drugs Therapeutic Side effects Allergies
Name the classifications of drugs by scope of action Local systemic cumulative
Name the classifications of drugs by use therapeutic diagnostic curative prophylatic
What are the four names that can be given to a single drug Chemical Generic Trade BOtanical
What are the two methods of dispensing drugs Prescription OTC
What is enteric-coated allow pills to by pass the stomach
What is a pharmacology a health professional who is trained in preparing and dispensing drugs
What is a pharmacy a licensed business involved in dispensing drugs
when are drug errors more likely made when taken over the phone description
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