Medicines and their different uses
This section of the website provides basic information on what medicines are, how they affect us, and how they are taken. You can also find information on how medicines differ from other products, such as nutritional supplements.
You need this information in order to understand that medicines are active substances that should only be used when needed. There are many things to consider when using medicines. Since the effect of medicine always depends on the individual, they need to be given in different strengths and different forms.
- What is medicine?
- What do medicines do?
- What are the different pharmaceutical forms?
- How do medicines have an effect?
- The differences between medicines and nutritional supplements