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Drug misuse and abuse includes any inappropriate use of pharmaceuticals (both prescription and over-the counter drugs) and any use of illegal drugs. This includes taking medications that were prescribed to someone else and taking medications in ways other than what was prescribed, such as for the experience or feelings they cause or in higher doses than recommended. We have the educational materials and resources to help you understand the negative effects of the misuse or abuse of over-the-counter and prescription medications, so that you can overcome drug abuse and live a healthy life.
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