The 5 Hidden Dangers of Commonly Prescribed Drugs (And How to Protect Yourself)

Vials of PillsMost people think that common drugs are safe, overlooking the risks that certain medications may pose.

Drug companies put warning labels on medications to fulfill their safety obligations, but many doctors find it difficult to keep up with all the possible side effects of recommended medications. Ultimately, the patients themselves should research their drugs to stay informed of any potential dangers. Knowledge is the best prevention.

In this article, Anthony Johnson discusses the importance of researching drugs’ side effects to ensure you’re making the best decision for your and your loved ones’ health, and he outlines five commonly prescribed drugs that have hidden risks.