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medication

1. treatment with drugs or remedies
2. a drug or remedy

medication

[‚med·ə′kā·shən]
(medicine)
A medicinal substance.
Treatment by or administration of a medicine.
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The updated medication guide and patient counseling document will include information on how to safely use, store, and dispose of these analgesics, specific instructions for recognizing the signs of potential overdose and advice for preventing accidental exposure to family and household visitors, he said.
The panel also supported the use of a medication guide, dispensed with each prescription at the pharmacy, as another way to communicate these risks as well as the benefits of the drugs in simple language to parents and caregivers.
For additional information about EVISTA, please see Full Prescribing Information and Medication Guide at http://www.
As expected, a boxed warning in labeling and a medication guide note that the LABA class increases the risk of asthma-related death and that the bronchodilator is not indicated for asthma.
At the FDA panel, meeting, all except one of the members--who abstained--also agreed that a medication guide should be provided with ADHD drug prescriptions, informing people about potential cardiovascular risks.
Do not take BOTOX Cosmetic if you: are allergic to any of the ingredients in BOTOX Cosmetic (see Medication Guide for ingredients); had an allergic reaction to any other botulinum toxin product such as Myobloc (rimabotulinumtoxinB), Dysport (abobotulinumtoxinA), or Xeomin(incobotulinumtoxinA); have a skin infection at the planned injection site.
A Medication Guide will also be provided to patients to inform them about the therapy's potential side effects.
Cosmetic (see Medication Guide for ingredients); had an allergic reaction to any other botulinum toxin product such as Myobloc[sup.
As part of the FDA's Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) for extended-release and long-acting opioids, Purdue is required to provide health care professionals with information on how to safely prescribe the drug and to provide documents to patients, including a medication guide with each prescription, about how to safely use, store, and dispose of these products.

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