03.29.2021

These common medications get more dangerous the longer they sit on the shelf

These common medications get more dangerous the longer they sit on the shelf Photo by Yichuan Cao / NurPhoto via Getty Imaes

When consumers get a prescription drug from the pharmacy, they assume that it’s been tested and is safe to use. But what if a drug changes in harmful ways as it sits on the shelf or in the body? 

Read the full story at Mic | The Conversation.