Posted by JahL on August 23, 2001, at 12:40:34
In reply to Re: self-medication pros and cons, posted by Dr. Bob on August 23, 2001, at 10:55:30
> > but Sal is saying to people, "You can order from overseas without a prescription, I did." These people may not realize the potential consequences of their actions until it is too late.
> But the more informed their decisions are, the better. So I think my preference would be to continue to allow discussion of self-medication, but also to encourage continued education regarding the potential consequences.
Are you sure you're a proper doc? You're way too broad-minded. :-) Good call.
I think that part of the problem is that Sal appears to *promote* self-medication, rather than just discussing the relative merits of it.