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Taking Your Medication as Directed

Campaign Series: Money Saving Guides
Medical Category: Drugs
Article Type: Advice
Language: English, Spanish
Format: HTML, PDF, Video
Most recent update: 08/21/2012
About half of all adults do not take their prescription drugs as directed. If you skip doses, take less than the full dose, or stop too soon, the drug may not work properly. Taking too much of a drug can also harm you.