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a principle governing affairs within or among political units

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directions prescribed beforehand

a drug that is available only with written instructions from a doctor or dentist to a pharmacist

written instructions for an optician on the lenses for a given person

written instructions from a physician or dentist to a druggist concerning the form and dosage of a drug to be issued to a given patient

available only with a doctor's written prescription

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Ben Allen being accommodated with a funnel with a cork in the narrow end, and Bob Sawyer contented himself with one of those wide-lipped crystal vessels inscribed with a variety of cabalistic characters, in which chemists are wont to measure out their liquid drugs in compounding prescriptions. These preliminaries adjusted, the punch was tasted, and pronounced excellent; and it having been arranged that Bob Sawyer and Ben Allen should be considered at liberty to fill twice to Mr.
[USPRwire, Mon Aug 26 2019] Prescription stimulants are administered to treat disorders in which activity levels, attention, and moods are affected, which is most significantly in conditions of ADHD (Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder).
[ClickPress, Mon Aug 26 2019] Prescription stimulants are administered to treat disorders in which activity levels, attention, and moods are affected, which is most significantly in conditions of ADHD (Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder).
The presence of the prescriber's initials or signature has legal implications due to the prescriber accepting the responsibility and consequences of writing the prescription.
ALOT of the work of General Practice that goes on behind the scenes is to do with prescriptions. In England just over a billion prescriptions a year are generated from general practice.
(17) Additionally, e-prescribing can be described as producing a prescription by entering data (into a computer or a mobile portable device for instance) about the patient and medication in the automatic data entry system, instead of writing the prescription on paper manually.
Originally proposed by President Bill Clinton, Medicare Part D --the Medicare prescription drug benefit--was enacted as part of the Medicare Modernization Act of 2003, though it didn't go into effect until January 1,2006.
The figures were obtained from the NHS prescription databank.
Each time a prescription is filled, that counts as one item - regardless of how many pills are prescribed.
According to Ministry of National Health Services Director General Dr Asad Hafeez, prescription audits are done across the world in order to ensure that doctors do not prescribe more than necessary medicines and to ensure that the most affordable medicines are provided to patients.
In the studies done to evaluate the prescription writing skills of the interns and junior doctors, [11-14] improper training of the students in clinical pharmacology at the undergraduate level was found to be the most important reason responsible for the weak skills of the prescriber.
- Only 10% of people enrolled in US Medicare prescription drug coverage were enrolled in the plan that covered their prescription drugs at the lowest possible price, according to the 2017 Medicare Choice and Impact report from US-based private online health insurance exchange operator eHealth, Inc.
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PRESCRIPTION DRUG COSTS PER ACTIVE CLAIM CONTINUE TO RISE.