The chemical which is the actual drug.
A list of often difficult or specialised words with their definitions.
Student teams make boxes and labels for medicine bottles in the core task of this suite of activities. Dosage information can be deduced from associated tasks. Planning, quality control and some risk are essential to achieve challenging targets and bonus points.
The Medicine Box Challenge and its associated tasks help you learn about medicines, their effects and how they are administered. You can also learn more about what goes into a tablet or capsule as well as the active ingredient.
There are a number of interactive features in this e-source: