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chemical compound used to prevent, diagnose, or treat a disease


The study of characteristics of natural drugs and their sources


What the drug does to the body


what the body does to the drug


Study of the use of drugs in treating disease.


The study of poisons or poisonous effects of drugs


physician gives patient a prescription to be filled by pharmacy


to give a drug by injection, mouth, or other route that introduces it to the body


health care professional distributes the drug in a properly labeled container to the patient for whom it is prescribed

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