Does your morning routine include popping a prescription med? If so, you’ve got company. The Jama Network reported that nearly 60% of U.S. adults were on an Rx med in 2012. The Network also found 15% of adults took over five prescription drugs. This is especially true for adults over 50, AARP notes.
The most common Rx meds treat high cholesterol, depression, and high blood pressure. If you take one of these prescriptions, you expect them to be helpful, not harmful. Unfortunately, that’s not always true. Watch out for these 19 dangerous Rx meds that can seriously hurt your body.