We are getting into cold and flu season, which could increase visits to medical providers. They may in turn prescribe various medications for your illness. Prescription drugs can help you fight infection, disease and pain. But if you don’t take them properly, these medications won’t work effectively for you. And if prescription drugs, such as antibiotics are overused, it can lead to serious problems for all. Talk to your doctor and pharmacist to make sure you understand your medication, and use it properly.
Here are some tips on proper prescription drug use:
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