Definition of 'over the counter'
Example sentences containing 'over the counter'
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Other medicines being considered for switching from prescription to over the counter use include drugs for treating high blood pressure, asthma, arthritis and some infections.The Sun (2006)
What effect do over-the-counter drugs have on illness?An Introduction to Community Health (1995) Times, Sunday Times (2008) The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2007) Take Care of Your Skin (1990)
The stores offer personalised healthcare as well as dispensing prescriptions and over-the-counter medicines.Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2009)
Did they accidentally take an over-the-counter remedy or something?Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It is made entirely from over-the-counter products.The Sun (2011)
Many of us buy over-the-counter drugs regularly without being aware of the distinction that is made between them and cosmetics.Take Care of Your Skin (1990)
Drivers who take common over-the-counter or prescription medicines are being warned that they could fail the proposed roadside drug tests.Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
If it is a cosmetic and not an over-the-counter drug, it has not received approval for safety and efficacy.Take Care of Your Skin (1990)
Millions of people misuse over-the-counter and prescription drugs each year, resulting in a waste of valuable resources and unnecessary medical expense.An Introduction to Community Health (1995)
He said he often supplied over-the-counter medicines, but accepted that he had sometimes breached regulations by supplying drugs without valid prescriptions.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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