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Polypharmacy

Taking too many medications at once can be counterproductive (and even dangerous)

January 13, 2017
How ‘polypharmacy’ can lead to drug interactions that may cancel out the beneficial effects, or worse

Medicines react differently as we age

September 6, 2013

For elderly patients, overmedicating can lead to serious health risks and can even make a disease worse. Two of our professors provide tips to ensure patients are given meds that aren’t harmful when combined.