What Are the Dangers of Taking Expired Medications?
With the rising cost of medicines and prescriptions these days, many people are risking their health to save a few dollars by taking medications that have passed their expiration date. While this might save money in the short term, there are a great many...
Feb 10, 2014 ... Patients often have questions about drug expiration dates: Can they take a
medication if it has reached the drug expiration date? Are there ...
Apr 29, 2016 ... ... medications and over-the-counter drugs. The active ingredients in the
medications may no longer work, or may be harmful. ... Taking Expired
Medications: What's the Harm? Pharmacy Author: Annette (Gbemudu) Ogbru ...
Mar 1, 2016 ... Taking out-of-date drugs carries certain risks. Out with the old! ... Using expired
medical products is risky and possibly harmful to your health.
Crucial facts about expired medications - potency, safety, what drugs should
never ... a medication loses potency and is no longer effective or becomes
Sep 2, 2015 ... With a splitting headache, you reach into your medicine cabinet for some aspirin
only to find the stamped expiration date on the bottle has ...
May 15, 2015 ... What does the expiration date on medications really mean? ... But when it does
go bad depends on the chemical structure of the medication ...
Jul 15, 2015 ... The authors found just one report of a patient who may have been harmed by
taking an expired drug. This singular case, involving a patient ...
Oct 8, 2015 ... INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Are expired medications safe to consume? Doctors
say you may want to think twice. James Mowry is the director of ...