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Use Medications Safely

Are you among the U.S. adults who take at least one medication or those who take five or more? <_h4>

Experts call them “adverse drug events”—when someone has been harmed by a medicine—and they’re a serious public health problem. These mishaps account for an estimated 1 million visits to U.S. emergency departments each year and 125,000 hospitalizations. To help you use your medications safely, here are a few simple tips:<_p>

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