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How long you can take medications like ibuprofen and aspirin after opening them

Though all medications have an expiration date on their packaging, most stay potent long after that date. Tablet medications like ibuprofen remain effective for years after being opened. Probiotics and liquid medicines deteriorate faster. Just like food, medication is required by law to have an expiration date on its packaging. […]
How long you can take medications like ibuprofen and aspirin after opening them
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When it’s safe to take expired medicine and when it’s not

Expiration dates on medicines don’t mean your medication will go bad on that date, it just means that the medicine is less potent and may not work effectively. Aside from a handful of medicines that are rarely on the market, most common medicines do not become toxic after their expiration […]
When it’s safe to take expired medicine and when it’s not
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10 of the most important medical discoveries of 2018

In 2018, researchers made multiple significant medical discoveries and surgeons completed revolutionary surgeries. A French man became the first person to receive two face transplants and a baby was born via a uterus transplant from a deceased donor. A fish oil supplement was found to dramatically reduce cardiovascular risk. Researchers […]
10 of the most important medical discoveries of 2018