The Journal of Pharmaceutical Policy and Practice is the official journal of the Commonwealth Pharmacists Association.
A mixed-methods systematic review of the prevalence, reasons, associated harms and risk-reduction interventions of over-the-counter (OTC) medicines misuse, abuse and dependence in adults
Over-the-counter (OTC) medicines are typically safe. However, there is evidence that OTC medicines can sometimes cause harm as a result of their misuse, abuse and dependence.
Citation: Journal of Pharmaceutical Policy and Practice 2021 14:76