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Are expired medications efgective?

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Dr. Yun Kim answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Not effective: Medications start losing effectiveness once they expire. It is just like food which starys to degrade or spoil after the expiration date. It is a good idea only to take meds before the expiration date. Hope this helps!

Answered 9/28/2016

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