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OTC Considerations

September 3rd, 2019
By now, you know about the drug crisis facing this nation associated with opioid painkillers. You know opioids are overused, and they can lead to abuse, addiction and even death. Maybe you’ve decided to treat your pain, whether it’s a tension headache or back pain, with over-the-counter pain medicines instead. After all, they’re safer, right? Well, not entirely. While OTC pain medicines don’t generally lead to addiction and death, they do have serious risks if you take too much or…