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official drugs

medicines authorized by pharmacopeias and recognized formularies. Use of drugs other than these could be regarded by a court of law as being experimental.
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Dr Holdcroft arrived at his figure by studying the latest official figures on reported side-effects, released earlier this year by the official drugs watchdog, the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA).
The Government's official drugs advisers will consider whether penalties should be increased for which drug?

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