Cincinnati, Ohio


Alison De Villiers

Prescription Drug Users More Aware of Potential Risks

In a step in the right direction for prescription drug users, the FDA released a list of questionable drugs for early 2008. Questionable drugs are those with potential safety issues. The list is…

Chrissie Cole

Pharmacy Gives Patient Wrong Medication

NYU Medical Center is being sued by a liver transplant patient for $2 million in damages. The suit alleges the hospital’s pharmacy is responsible for a prescription error. In court documents, the patient, 56, states he was given the wrong medication which caused his hepatitis condition to worsen. The pharmacy gave him HIV medication, when his intended prescription was for hepatitis C…