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"myth" of expired medications.....
« on: February 18, 2019, 04:34:06 AM »
Not sure about this.

The kind of meds we take......maybe too dicey to take expired ones?

 I believe the "world record" for this is 40!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! years.  It was a med the U.S. army was using.


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Re: "myth" of expired medications.....
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2019, 07:12:25 PM »
Hello Mytamhuyet and welcome. I don't think that too many studies have been on medications that are past there "Best before date". I know letting them freeze or get too hot in the car can impact the medication. However I have no idea about using old meds. I would imagine that it varies from med to med. Take Care. paul m