Prescription drugs

Biology

EFFECTS OF DRUGS ABUSE ON THE HUMAN HEALTH

EFFECTS OF DRUGS ABUSE ON THE HUMAN HEALTH.
Drug abuse can be defined as misuse of drugs.
Drugs are chemical compounds that affect the working of body or kill disease causing microorganisms.

Prescription drugs

There are drugs prescribed by a doctor.
Prescribed drugs can be abused through taking overdose which may cause death. Over the counter drugs(OCD)
Are self-prescribed drugs.
These have harmful effects and may lead to tolerance such that higher doses are needed.