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Has anyone used expired Mucinex and had it worked?

I have Mucinex that is exactly one year expired. I know that the general rule is don’t take expired medicine, it might not work or even harm. I also know that with expiration dates they ere on the side of caution, and sometimes medicines are still effective past the date. Anyone know? Thanks.

What is the shelf life of nitroglycerin tablets?

How long can Tresiba be out of the fridge?

How long can unopened or unused Tresiba last out of the fridge? How long does opened or in-use Tresiba last out of the fridge?

Safe to take expired Hydrocodone/Acetaminophen?

I have a bottle of 5/325 hydrocodone APAP oral tablets prescribed to me on December 8, 2011. I kept them in their original orange bottle with the lid fastened on. Another thing, they were in a closed drawer in my bathroom roughly 10 feet from the shower. I was wondering if they would cause any... read more

Albuterol - Can you use expired nebulizer solution?

How long can the nebulizer solution be used passed the expiration date? Some of my solution has an expiration date of July 2012, how long can I still use it? I know I won't finish it up this month.

Can I take Prednisone after the expiration date?

Newest information about how long medication lasts, and what to do with unwanted meds?

Many Medications Remain Safe and Effective Well Past Their Expiration Dates October 22 2012 | 23,690 views | + Add to Favorites 294 2 178 Email Print By Dr. Mercola Now, as you know, I am not a big fan of using prescription drugs for just about any reason. I don't take them, nor do my... read more

Acetaminophen/Oxycodone - do the pills expire?

Mine are two years past the expiration date, but the doctors in my area are treating me like a junky and i have strep throat so bad i can't take the pain. Does the expiration date affect the effectiveness of the drug?

Do viagra pills have an expiration date?

Mine are a year old. Are they still good?

If date has expired but seal hasn't been opened, are pills still good?

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What happens if I take expired propranolol? For stage fright?

I have a bottle of Inderal LA 60 mg (long acting propranolol), it says it expires this month. I still have a lot of pills and I need it for a presentation in March 2018. Will it still work for that date? Has anyone tried or has any experience? I would buy it again but I live in Argentina and I have... read more

What happens if I freeze my prescriptions to make them last longer?

I always thought that if you froze any pills from an RX you got that you could make them last longer than the expire date. I've done this for YEARS. I'm just reading the fine print on a recent med & it states Do Not Freeze. Why? Does anybody know what exactly will happen (chemically... read more

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