Feb 10, 2014 ... Are there certain drugs that should never be used past their expiration date? For
many patients, these questions arise because medications ...
Sep 2, 2015 ... Medical authorities state expired drugs are safe to take, even those that expired
... potency still remains even a decade after the expiration date.
Medical authorities uniformly say it is safe to take drugs past their expiration ...
Oct 22, 2012 ... Prescription drugs typically have an expiration date of one to five years, ... think
twice before taking a medication past its expiration date. ... Prescription Drugs
Still Viable Up to 40 Years Past Their Expiration Date, Study Finds.
Aug 25, 2014 ... "It turned out that 88% of the lots could be extended beyond their expiration date
for an average of 66 months—or 5½ years," says Dr. Bergquist ...
Mar 4, 2014 ... But what does the expiration date mean? Is a medicine still safe to take after its
expiration date? Will it cause harm or just not work after its ...
Sep 9, 2002 ... Second, medical authorities uniformly say it is safe to take drugs past their
expiration date -- no matter how "expired" the drugs purportedly are.
Dec 29, 2015 ... "In general, I would say many oral medications are safe to take a year or two
beyond their marked expiration date," says Sara Bingel, PharmD, ...
Oct 8, 2012 ... The study's findings suggest that the expiration dates of some drugs could be
safely ... Most drugs are dated to expire after one to five years, but as the results
... Although consistently taking depleted prescription drugs could ...
Oct 8, 2012 ... ... cabinet contains some pills that are past their expiration date. ... seem to throw
them away because you suspect they might still be OK to take.