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Are monks allowed to have prescriptions? What did the Buddha say of medicine?

Are Buddhist monks allowed to have prescriptions, or would that be considered an attachment? Did the Buddha say anything of medicine?
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Fecal and Urine medicines, what are the recipes?

A medicine may be made of the “four great filthy things”: excrement, urine, ashes, and clay A bhikkhu’s basic medicinal support is puti-mutta-bhesajja, which translates literally as “rancid urine ...
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