The internet has revolutionized almost all aspects of our daily living. From the way we communicate to purchases made on products from the other side of the world. The worldwide web certainly has made many things previously unreachable readily accessible.
Medications are not exempt from this improved globalized access. In fact more and more sites offering discounts on prescription and non-prescription products seem to be gaining popularity. As pharmacists, we understand how such offers might be attractive especially with the rising cost of health care and medications.
Below are some insights the dangers of purchasing prescriptions online and how by hoping to save a few dollars may end up not just wasting your money but potentially risking your health.