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Warum kann man überhaupt Drogen wie Alkohol und Tabak in "Lebensmittel"-Läden kaufen aber kein Aspirin?

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Süddeutsche Zeitung
Why is it possible to buy drugs like alcohol and tobacco in grocery stores but not aspirin?