These Are the OTC Medicines That Are the Most Abused | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

These Are the OTC Medicines That Are the Most Abused

Though over-the-counter medication makes healthcare more accessible, giving people such easy access to drugs certainly comes with serious risks. We all hear about the thousands (17,000-plus, to be exact) of prescription-related overdoses in the United States, but OTC medication abuse doesn’t get the same level of media coverage. Yet, it’s just as much of a problem, and one that frequently has tragic consequences. So keep reading to discover the most abused OTC medications—you’ll never look at cough medicine or pain relief pills the same way again. And in more surprising health news, here are the 23 Weirdest Things You Can Be Allergic To.

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