Health and medicine
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Prescription medicine - You need a prescription form a doctor to buy this.
Over-the-counter medicine - You can buy this in the pharmacy without a prescription.
THE DRUG FACTS LABEL ON OVER-THE COUNTER (OTC) MEDICINES
(This example is an OTC antihistamine)
THE SECTIONS OF THIS “DRUG FACTS” LABEL
Take ___ tablets every ___ to ___ hours; not more than ___ tablets in 24 hours.
Write down: number of tablets given; the time they were given.