Nearly 70% of Americans are on at least one prescription drug, and more than half take two, according to a study published by Mayo Clinic Proceedings. The most commonly prescribed drug categories are antibiotics, antidepressants, and pain killing opioids. The study also found that 20% of patients take five or more prescription drugs. Read more.
© 2021 HealthCom Media All rights reserved. No part of this website or publication may be reproduced, stored, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any information storage and retrieval system, without permission in writing from the copyright holder