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JFDA advises against taking unprescribed drugs

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AMMAN — The Jordan Food and Drug Administration (JFDA) issued Sunday an bulletin with guidelines on how to safely deal with certain drugs, according to Al-Ghad News. The statement coincided with the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, which falls on June 26.اضافة اعلان

The bulletin warns against taking any sedative, psychotropic, and narcotic drugs without referring to a specialized doctor, because doing so could cause addiction. The JFDA also urged avoiding taking medication after required and urged against increasing dosages, prolonging the period of use, or using alternative medicines without consulting the doctor.

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