What you need to know about the cost and safety of prescription drugs.
No matter how healthy you are, chances are you've taken prescription drugs at some point in your life. All too often, we get the doctor's prescription filled at the chemist and pop the pills without much further ado. But there are some important considerations to make about cost and safety - such as the price of generics versus branded drugs, and the dangers of mixing medicines.
Our experts don't like seeing people being ripped off unnecessarily by overpriced drugs, or fooled by the marketing tactics of drugs companies. They've got you looked after.
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