Polypharmacy: A Prevailing but Neglected Drug Use Issue
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Keywords

Polypharmacy
Drug Interactions
Multimorbidity

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Sukhdeep Singh. (2019). Polypharmacy: A Prevailing but Neglected Drug Use Issue. International Healthcare Research Journal, 3(7), 221-223. https://doi.org/10.26440/IHRJ/0307.10300

Abstract

With the advancement in medical science, pharmaceutical industry has come up with solutions to countless health related issues. One can easily find treatment for all the ailments, be it prophylactic or curative. Also, with advancement, growth has been seen in the diversity and prevalence of medical problems. People from all age groups are suffering from varying conditions and are taking multiple medications for the same. This phenomenon called polypharmacy has been associated with multimorbidity and is counted as an important risk factor for poor outcomes.

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