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OTC

 
over the counter; see over the counter medications.

OTC

Abbreviation for over the counter, pertaining to a drug available without a prescription.

OTC

over the counter; said of drugs not required by law to be sold on prescription only.

OTC

abbr.
1. Officers' Training Corps
2. over-the-counter

OTC

abbreviation for over the counter.

over-the-counter

adjective Referring to a medical drug or device that can be purchased by a consumer without a doctor’s prescription.

OTC

1. Ornithine transcarbamylase, see there.
2. Over-the-counter drugs, see there.

OTC

Abbreviation for over-the-counter (drug).

OTC

Abbrev. for over the counter. This refers to drugs or other remedies that may be purchased from a pharmacist without a doctor's prescription.

OTC

Abbreviation for over-the-counter (drug).

OTC,

OTC

over the counter.

Patient discussion about OTC

Q. What are some good non-prescription lotions for psoriasis

A. from some reason- bathing in the "dead sea" in Israel helps psoriasis. i know they sell mud from the dead sea in malls all over the U.S. try it- could be useful.

Q. question about frobmyagia what meds can i take over the counter i can take for the pain sometimes its hard to tell the chest pain from the fromyagia pain. i hurt so bad.

A. Except for drugs, other things you can try include aerobic exercise as well as strength exercise, salt bath or biofeedback, although these have less evidence for their effectiveness. Of course, before you start any exercise program, consult your doctor first so you could make it right.

You can read more here: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/fibromyalgia.html and here: http://familydoctor.org/online/famdocen/home/common/pain/treatment/061.printerview.html

Take care!

Q. Does anyone know an over the counter alternative to Lovaza, omega-3 acid ethyl esters? too expensive at Dr

A. there are all sort of companies that sell Omega-3, i buy from a company named Alsepa, but there are dozens of companies. but don't be tempted to buy a very cheap one, because they can be less purified.

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With the large number of OTC equity derivatives products that currently exist and continue to emerge across the globe, automating this dynamic and complex market is increasingly important," said Gina Ghent, vice president, DTCC business development.
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