"Deprescriptions" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings)
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Directions written to discontinue use of PRESCRIPTION DRUGS in order to reduce unnecessary and/or excessive medications (see POLYPHARMACY), DRUG SIDE EFFECTS and ADVERSE DRUG REACTION.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Deprescriptions".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Deprescriptions".
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