Check the Label

Cara Bradley
Feb 23, 2018 · 1 min read

A guide to understanding your prescription label.

If you’ve ever had trouble understanding your prescription medication label, you’re not alone. Over 500,000 patients misinterpret prescription label instructions every year. Here’s a quick guide to reading your prescription drug label and making sure that you take medications how and when you need them.

Different pharmacies may put information different places on the label, so ask your pharmacist or doctor if you’re still having trouble reading your bottle’s label or instructions.

Unscripted

Healthcare and the prescription drug industry are complicated. That’s why Blink Unscripted is here. To help you understand it a little better so you can get and do what you need to be healthy.

Cara Bradley

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Health Editor at Blink Health.

Unscripted

Healthcare and the prescription drug industry are complicated. That’s why Blink Unscripted is here. To help you understand it a little better so you can get and do what you need to be healthy.