A 46-year-old member asked:
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Do I have to be 18 to buy medicine for allergies?

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Dr. Linda Green
44 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Depends: It depends on the medication. Some medicines are over the counter and some are behind the counter requiring photo id and signature.
Answered on Jun 28, 2017

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Not sure: Not sure what this is asking but any medication should be purchased by an adult and the directions on the label should be followed.
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Adult: All otc meds should be purchased by and the use supervised by an adult - 18 years and older.

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