The Checkup: prescription drugs


Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 11/27/2012

More medications now interact with grapefruit; results sometimes dire

The number of medications that interact with grapefruit, with potentially serious results, is on the rise, new research finds.

By Jennifer LaRue Huget  |  07:00 AM ET, 11/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  drug interactions, prescription drugs, grapefruit

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 11/02/2012

A new look for prescription drug labels

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Tags:  prescription drugs

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 10/12/2012

Rx drug expired? It might still work.

Prescription drugs may remain potent even decades past their expiration dates, new research finds.

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Tags:  prescription drugs, prescription drug cost

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 10/01/2012

Paying (or not) for prescriptions

Several recent reports show Americans are having trouble paying for prescription drugs.

By Jennifer LaRue Huget  |  07:00 AM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  prescription drugs, prescription drug cost