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Prescription Drug Side Effects Serious Common Adverse

11/21/2014
05:24 | Author: Hannah Ramirez

Medicine side effects
Prescription Drug Side Effects Serious Common Adverse

With record numbers of patients suffering or dying as a result of prescription drug side effects, many wonder why medications that are.

With record numbers of patients suffering or dying as a result of prescription drug side effects, many wonder why medications that are considered dangerous are allowed on the market. The truth is that nearly all medications, both over-the-counter and prescription, have some kind of undesirable and sometimes dangerous aftereffects, from muscle aches to death. Even with the federal regulations that oversee these drugs, side effects are inevitable. For federal regulators, though, the benefits sometimes outweigh the dangers.

Our Patient Advocates are always available to give the latest information about dangerous drugs and medical devices.

If you or a loved one have been affected by a recalled drug or medical device, let our patient advocates help you.

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Medicines MedlinePlus

11/20/2014
03:12 | Author: Hannah Ramirez

Medicine side effects
Medicines MedlinePlus

Even safe drugs can cause unwanted side effects or interactions with food or other medicines you may be taking. They may not be safe during pregnancy.

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Even safe drugs can cause unwanted side effects or interactions with food or other medicines you may be taking. They may not be safe during pregnancy. To reduce the risk of reactions and make sure that you get better, it is important for you to take your medicines correctly and be careful when giving medicines to children.

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You may need to take medicines every day, or only once in a while. Either way, you want to make sure that the medicines are safe and will help you get better. In the United States, the Food and Drug Administration is in charge of assuring the safety and effectiveness of both prescription and over-the-counter medicines.

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NIHSeniorHealth Taking Medicines - Side Effects

9/19/2014
01:32 | Author: Alex Watson

Medicine side effects
NIHSeniorHealth Taking Medicines - Side Effects

Taking Medicines. Side Effects. Older Bodies Handle Drugs Differently. While everyone needs to be careful when taking a medicine, older adults frequently take.

Some medicines are designed to treat more than one condition, so they have more than one active ingredient. Many cold and flu remedies are an example of this. They might contain a combination of ingredients to sooth a sore throat, calm a cough, stop up a runny nose and bring down a fever.

Always read the labels on the over-the-counter products you are taking to find out whether the active ingredients have side effects. For example, antihistamines can cause drowsiness. Caffeine, which is present in some over-the-counter medicines, can interact with certain drugs or can cause problems with underlying conditions such as high blood pressure.

You should always be sure to l your doctor and/or pharmacist about any and all medications that you take every day or even once in a while.

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Medicines and side effects Better Health Channel

7/18/2014
01:44 | Author: Emily Peterson

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Medicines and side effects Better Health Channel

Medicines can cause unwanted side effects. All kinds of medicines, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, herbal preparations, vitamins, and.

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5/17/2014
03:40 | Author: Alex Watson

Medicine side effects

Research a prescription drug to see what side effects have been reported in the 5.5 million reports submitted to the FDA, Health Canada, and RxISK.

The RxISK team will use the information you provide in their mission to make medicines safer for all of us.

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