Video: Lock it Up: Medicine Safety in Your Home
Every year thousands of children are hospitalized and some die ‹ after taking medicine not meant for them. Teens share stolen prescription drugs at "pharm parties" and toddlers are tempted by colorful pills that look like candy. In this Consumer Update video, FDA pharmacist Connie Jung explains how you can prevent harm by locking your medicine up.
Purchasing Pet Drugs Online: Buyer Beware
Consumers should be cautious when buying pet drugs online and should not let Internet pharmacies evaluate their pets.
Intuniv (guanfacine): Clinical Effectiveness
Intuniv (guanfacine) clinical effectiveness to help manage the symptoms of childhood ADHD.
Vyvanse: Precautions for Use
A brief overview of precautions, drug interactions, potential for abuse and storage of Vyvanse.
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Avoiding Medication Mistakes
Taking the wrong medication or the wrong dose can be an easy mistake to make. It can also be life threatening. This FDA Consumer Update video provides tips on avoiding medication mistakes.
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