Why Patients Disregard Prescriptions

August 27, 2019
by Kevin RR Williams

Take one half tablet 3x per day with meals, increasing by half each week until reaching a maximum of 3 tablets 3x per day.

Did you get a new prescription from your doctor? If so, there is a fifty percent chance you will not adhere to label directions. Either instructions are too complicated, the drugs are too expensive, you do not like the way the medicine makes you feel, or a lack of physician follow up makes you question whether they are effective and still required.

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Kevin Williams is a health advocate and writer of hundreds of articles for multiple websites, including: A Bit More Healthy, KevinMD, and Sue’s Nutrition Buzz.