Common Medications and Multiple Drug Combinations Increasingly Linked to Fatal Car Crashes

Multiple Drug Combinations and Fatal Car Crashes

Here is a great article from Dr.Joseph Mercola, one of my favourite on-line physicians, about the problem of drug interactions and their impact on operating an automobile. This is especially relevant to the elderly driver, who may find him or herself tied down to a daily regimen of  several, interacting medications.

October 22, 2014

By Dr. Mercola

According to statistics collected by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2.5 million Americans wound up in the emergency room (ER) as a result of a car accident in 2012.