Drug Abuse-Substance Abuse

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Drug Abuse-Substance Abuse: Habitual and excessive use of a drug for purposes other than what was medically intended.

Other Words for Abuse

Abuse Noun Synonyms: misuse, misusage, misemployment, perversion, misapplication, misappropriation, Rhetoric catachresis
Abuse Verb Synonyms: misuse, misemploy, pervert, misapply, exploit
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Other Words for Drug

Drug Verb Synonyms: anaesthetize, dope, deaden, knock out, sedate, stupefy, numb, benumb, dull, narcotize, poison, slip (someone) a Mickey (Finn)
Drug Noun Synonyms: medication, medicine, medicament, pharmaceutical, remedy, cure, treatment, cure-all, panacea
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Physical Abuse

Life Style / Adoption / Physical Abuse: The inflicting of a non-accidental physical injury upon a child. This may include burning, hitting, punching, shaking, kicking, beating or otherwise harming a child. It may, however, have been the res MORE

Mental Illness And Substance Abuse Limitations

Health / Dentistry / Mental Illness And Substance Abuse Limitations: When a disability is caused by a psychological/behavioral/emotional disorder, or by alcoholism or the non-medical use of drugs, benefits may be limited by the disability contract to a period of 12 or MORE

Generic Drug

Health / Dentistry / Generic Drug: A prescription drug that has the same active-ingredient formula as a brand-name drug. A generic drug is known only by its formula name and its formula is available to any pharmaceutical company. Gener MORE

Food And Drug Administration (FDA)

Health / Acupuncture / Food And Drug Administration (FDA): The FDA, an agency within the U.S. Public Health Service, which is a part of the Department of Health and Human Services. MORE

Prescription Drug

Health / Dentistry / Prescription Drug: A drug that has been approved by the Federal Food and Drug Administration which can only be dispensed according to physician's prescription order. MORE

Prescription Drug Benefits

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Prescription Drug Benefits: Typically a provision included in a group health plan designed to provide covered employees and their dependents with payment assistance for medically prescribed drugs. MORE

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