Medication Safety in the Heat

Posted: 12:59 p.m.

Exposure to heat can affect the potency and stability of many medications, especially those that require refrigeration (for example, insulin, somatropin and drugs that have been reconstituted). If you are concerned about the efficacy or safety of a particular product, contact your pharmacist, health care provider or the manufacturer’s customer service department.
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3 responses to “Medication Safety in the Heat”

  1. David Lewis says :

    Does Fairfax County offer any financial assistance to families who lost their food due to the loss of power?

    How much?

    How do you apply for the assistance?

    David Lewis