A recent FDA study -1 in 4 Americans have purchased prescription medicines online. At this writing there are approximately 35,000 - 50,000 online drug-seller websites. Recently, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report, Internet Pharmacies: Federal Agencies and States Face … [Read more...] about Online Pharmacy Dangers
When a negative 'surprise' (or abnormal experience) occurs after taking medications or using a medical device - you can easily take action. Means are available and include bedsides the obvious of calling the pharmacy or medical subscriber - you can 'go to' the FDA! The FDA website (medwatch) is a … [Read more...] about Drug Reactions & Side Effects – You Can Act
Half of the 3.2 billon Rxs dispensed annually are not taken as prescribed. Are you surprised by this fact? Man is different for other "animals" due to our ability to rationalize-defined as ‘attempt to explain or justify (one's own or another's behavior or attitude) with logical, plausible … [Read more...] about Medications – As Directed?
Sure quicker and faster to take a drug prescribed for someone one else. A friend already has it and it is usually free, convenient and so easy! No searching for a doctor, waiting, paying a fee then a trip to the pharmacy more money out. So when you hear "Take this!" you do. All to many of us are … [Read more...] about Do You Take Other Folks Medications?