Researchers wanted to know if a change in the appearance of pills could cause people to stop taking their medications.
Patterns suggest that long-term use of Proton Pump Inhibitors may result in bone loss.
Whether it’s a prescription or just something over the counter, most pregnant women know they have to be careful with any kind of drug.
It’s no secret that certain drugs can interact with each other. What you may not know is that certain everyday foods and over-the-counter (OTC) remedies can also interact with cardiovascular medications, sometimes with serious health consequences.
We often hear about prescription errors, but they don’t just affect people. There is growing concern about the number of medication errors involving pets.
Gresh and Zolak said Thursday that multiple sources have told them that former Boston Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein was the source of the scandalous information in last month’s Bob Hohler piece in the Boston Globe.
Vertex in Cambridge has filed for Food and Drug Administration approval for its potential therapy for cystic fibrosis.
WBZ’s Dr. Murray Feingold talks a bit about statin drugs and their benefits.
There are some over-the-counter medication that require you to get a prescription for now.
Prescription drugs can cost thousands of dollars year, even for people who have health insurance. Many drug companies offer rebates and coupons to…