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Feb 16, 2017 ... We don't need to tell you that prescription medications are getting exorbitantly expensive. In 2015, spending on prescription drugs in the US ...

www.nytimes.com/2014/02/11/science/do-some-drugs-become-dangerous-after-expiration.html

Feb 10, 2014 ... A notable problem with taking expired prescription drugs is that they may not deliver enough of their active ingredient to be effective. Some ...

www.health.harvard.edu/staying-healthy/drug-expiration-dates-do-they-mean-anything

Aug 13, 2017 ... It turns out that the expiration date on a drug does stand for something, ... Placing a medication in a cool place, such as a refrigerator, will help a ...

www.emedexpert.com/tips/expired-meds.shtml

Crucial facts about expired medications - potency, safety, what drugs should never be used past expiration date.

www.drugs.com/article/drug-expiration-dates.html

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 ...

www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/07/18/537257884/that-drug-expiration-date-may-be-more-myth-than-fact

Jul 18, 2017 ... Hospitals and pharmacies are required to toss expired drugs, no matter how expensive, vital or scarce. And that's even though the FDA has ...

www.fda.gov/drugs/resourcesforyou/specialfeatures/ucm481139.htm

Mar 1, 2016 ... Certain expired medications are at risk of bacterial growth and sub-potent antibiotics can fail to treat infections, leading to more serious ...

www.rxlist.com/expired_medications/drugs-condition.htm

Apr 29, 2016 ... Learn about the risks of taking expired medications and over-the-counter drugs. The active ingredients in the medications may no longer work, ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/12/expired-medications-drugs-safety_n_6101434.html

Nov 12, 2014 ... The question: Is it ever safe to use expired medications? The answer: We've all come across that bottle i...