OTC drug


OTC drug

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  • drug — [drʌg] noun [countable] 1. a medicine or substance for making medicines; = PHARMACEUTICAL: • a drug used in the treatment of cancer • a drugs company ˌover the ˈcounter ˌdrug abbreviation OTC drug …   Financial and business terms

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  • OTC — [[t]o͟ʊ tiː si͟ː[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n OTC is an abbreviation for over the counter. ...the first OTC heartburn drug. ...head of OTC trading at PaineWebber Inc …   English dictionary

  • OTC — Abbreviation for over the counter, pertaining to a drug available without a prescription. * * * ornithine transcarbamylase; oval target cell; ovarian tissue culture; over the counter; oxytetracycline * * * OTC abbr over the counter * * * 1. over… …   Medical dictionary

  • Drug, over-the-counter (OTC) — A drug for which a prescription is not needed …   Medical dictionary


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