July 27, 2010

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Pharming: We’re not talking about planting crops, here, folks!

Pharming: We’re not talking about planting crops, here, folks!

By Kris Ochs, Pharm.D. student Have you heard of this  trend in teen drug abuse called “Pharming”?  Pharming refers to the practice of abusing prescription medications and over-the-counter (OTC) cough and cold products.  This includes taking a higher dose of one’s own medication than is prescribed, taking a drug that is prescribed for someone else, … more