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Got first other medicine via prescription

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For sample persons under age 18 who took at least one medicine OTHER THAN pain relievers, cough medicines, other cold medicines or remedies, asthma or allergy medicines, topical steroids, other skin ointments or slaves, laxatives, vitamins or minerals, tranquilizers or sedatives, and antibiotics in past 2 weeks, MOMED12WRX reports if the person got a prescription from a doctor for him or her to take or use the first medication.

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  • 1981: Sample persons under age 18 who took other medicine in past 2 weeks.


  • 1981