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The ABCs of prescription drugs

Edward Edelson

The ABCs of prescription drugs

by Edward Edelson

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drugs.,
  • Chemotherapy.,
  • Drugs -- Safety measures.,
  • Drug Therapy -- popular works.,
  • Drugs -- popular works.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementEdward Edelson ; introduction by John L. Colaizzi.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM301.15 .E33 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 275 p. ;
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2726072M
    ISBN 100385185588
    LC Control Number86019845
    OCLC/WorldCa14167371

    A Quick Guide to Drugs & Alcohol An easy to read reference book with information on a range of drugs, drug effects, drugs and driving, pregnancy, treatment, statistics, drugs and the law and where to go for help and further information. Prescription drug misuse can have serious medical consequences. Increases in prescription drug misuse 1 over the last 15 years are reflected in increased emergency room visits, overdose deaths associated with prescription drugs 2–5, and treatment admissions for prescription drug use disorders, the most severe form of which is an addiction.

    The Orange Book is composed of four parts: (1) approved prescription drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations; (2) approved over-the-counter (OTC) drug products for those drugs that. Learn about the free drug addiction informational booklet series, The Truth About Drugs. Read the guides, download them in PDF format or order hardcopies of the booklets about substance abuse and addiction. Learn more about the effects of abusing marijuana, alcohol, ecstasy, crack cocaine, coke, crystal meth, heroin, LSD and prescription painkillers, antidepressants, stimulants and depressants.

    The National Survey on Drug Use and Health estimates that about million Americans over the age of 12 have misused prescription psychotherapeutic drugs in the past year. 1 In fact, prescription pain relievers (i.e., high-potency opioids) were the third-highest substance with the largest number of initiates of use or misuse (behind only alcohol and marijuana) with million new. What is the difference between prescription drugs and OTC drugs? A drug is a substance intended for use in the diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease.


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