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Doctor recommended use of second other medicine

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For sample persons under age 18 who took at least two medicines 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, MOMED22WDREC reports if a doctor recommended the person to take or use the second medication.

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


  • 1981