drug tampering

The inappropriate or illegal alteration of a drug formulated under specified conditions. Drug tampering may occur either during manufacture or at the pharmacy before its distribution to the consumer

drug tampering

Clinical pharmacology The inappropriate or illegal alteration of a drug formulated under specified conditions; DT may occur either at the manufacturer or at the pharmacy before its distribution to the consumer. See Tylenol incident.
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District attorneys said their staffs with already heavy workloads are being pressed into service to deal with thousands of convictions called into question by the drug tampering and defective testing problems.
He currently faces drug tampering charges, and dozens of patients tested positive for hepatitis C.
It is not until undergoing hydrolysis that the pharmacologically active d-amphetamine molecule is gradually released, which may make drug tampering difficult and impractical.
The results indicate that drug tampering of NRP104 capsules is difficult and complex.
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