December 22, 2011

Taking MedicationsNot many of us are know that there are numerous factors which can alter the effectiveness of the medicines, and even turn them into killers. Recently, a 67-year-old woman was reported to be found dead after having a killing dose of certain substance she received from her usual painkilling fentanyl patches which she used when having a hot bath. Hot water stimulated the effects and the overdose of the drug worked to stop the woman’s heart. In order to be sure that your medications work safely and effectively, it is very important to be aware about the most common factors that can change the effectiveness of the medications. Read the rest of this entry »