Prescrições médicas são medicamentos que seu médico lhe dá.

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When you go to a doctor, he or she may decide to give you medicine. Medicine is called medicação or sometimes drogas nos Estados Unidos. The doctor will write you a medical prescription for medication that will help you feel better. You can take the medical prescription to your local drugstore, or pharmacy.

When you go to a doctor, he or she may decide to give you medicine. Medicine is called medication or sometimes drugs in the USA. The doctor will write you a medical prescription for medication that will help you feel better. You can take the medical prescription to your local drugstore, or pharmacy.

what are prescriptions and over-the-counter medicines

what are prescriptions and over-the-counter medicines

O que é um medicamento?

What is a medication?

Medicines are substances that cure sickness and disease. Sometimes they help to stop symptoms when you are ill. Americans call medicinemedications” ou “drogas.” Sometimes they say “prescrição de medicamentos” para ficar claro que eles não estão falando sobre drogas ilegais.

Medicines are substances that cure sickness and disease. Sometimes they help to stop symptoms when you are ill. Americans call medicine “medications” or “drugs.” Sometimes they say “prescription drugs” to be clear that they are not talking about illegal drugs.

O que é uma receita médica?

What is a medical prescription?

A medical prescription is an order for medicine. The prescription is a note from your doctor you can take to the pharmacy or drugstore so that the pharmacist knows you can have this medication.

A medical prescription is an order for medicine. The prescription is a note from your doctor you can take to the pharmacy or drugstore so that the pharmacist knows you can have this medication.

O que é uma farmácia?

What is a pharmacy?

A pharmacy is a place that prepares medical prescriptions and sells medicines. You can tell your provider the name and address of a pharmacy that is convenient for you. Todas as farmácias, muitos hospitais e clínicas, e alguns supermercados tem Farmácias.

A pharmacy is a place that prepares medical prescriptions and sells medicines. You can tell your provider the name and address of a pharmacy that is convenient for you. All drugstores, many hospitals and clinics, and some supermarkets have pharmacies.

Seu médico ou o farmacêutico devem confirmar que você entenda como tomar sua medicação. Se você está confuso ou tiver quaisquer perguntas ou dúvidas, perguntar! Eles vão querer ajudá-lo a compreender.

Both your doctor and pharmacist should confirm that you understand how to take your medication. If you are confused or have any questions or doubts, ask! They will want to help you understand.

O que é um medicamento sem receita?

What is an over-the-counter medicine?

Em alguns casos, o médico pode recomendar uma “ao balcão” medicação. Over-the-counter-medications are medicines for which you don’t need a prescription. You can simply walk into any drugstore and buy them.

In some cases, the doctor may recommend an “over-the-counter” medication. Over-the-counter-medications are medicines for which you don’t need a prescription. You can simply walk into any drugstore and buy them.

Medicamentos genéricos e de marca

Generic and brand name medications

Medicamentos de marca são medicamentos que são possuídos e comercializados sob o nome de uma empresa específica. Eles são frequentemente mais recentes drogas (medicamentos), ou drogas para condições especializadas.

Brand name medications are medicines that are owned and marketed under a specific company’s name. They are frequently newer drugs (medicines), or drugs for specialized conditions.

Medicamentos genéricos are cheaper versions of brand-name medications that work the same as their brand name counterparts. Por conseguinte, Se seu médico escreve-lhe uma receita para um medicamento, geralmente é uma boa ideia perguntar e ver se existe uma versão genérica disponível porque você vai economizar dinheiro.

Generic medications are cheaper versions of brand-name medications that work the same as their brand name counterparts. Therefore, if your doctor writes you a prescription for a medication, it’s usually a good idea to ask and see if there is a generic version available because it will save you money.

Siga as instruções do seu médico.

Follow your doctor’s instructions

Always follow your doctor’s instructions regarding your medical prescriptions. Aqui estão algumas dicas simples para você seguir:

Always follow your doctor’s instructions regarding your medical prescriptions. Here are some simple tips for you to follow:

  • Anote todos os medicamentos que você toma, e escreva se são prescritos por um médico ou se eles são medicamentos sem receita.
  • List any vitamins or other supplements you take.
  • Always take your medication at the same time of day and according to the doctor’s instructions.
  • Pergunte ao seu médico como você precisa levá-los, como com água, com comida, ou com o estômago vazio.
  • Write down all the medications that you take, and write down whether they are prescribed by a doctor or if they are over-the-counter medications.
  • List any vitamins or other supplements you take.
  • Always take your medication at the same time of day and according to the doctor’s instructions.
  • Ask your doctor how you need to take them, such as with water, with food, or on an empty stomach.

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