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    The Top 4 Medication Errors Your Patients are Making

    The problems your patients have—what you can do about it.


    Part of keeping patients safe includes anticipating the mistakes that patients make.

    Luminer, a company specializing in product labeling, recently conducted a survey to find out what kinds of mistakes patients are making with their medications. The survey is based on 100 participants and included patients using OTC and prescription medications. The average age of the respondents was 43, and the participants were 34% male and 66% female.

    Here are the four most common medication mistakes noted in the survey, and what you can do to fight them.

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