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How to stick to a prescription drug regimen
How to stick to a prescription drug regimen

Americans have a hard time taking their meds. Prescription drugs get more sophisticated, expensive and even confusing. People commonly forget how many pills to take or don't understand how to schedule them. Some leave pricey drugs to languish at the pharmacy. And it's costing the healthcare system billions of dollars. David Julian takes 26 pills a day, most of which help to manage his epilepsy. Keeping track of them all has become a challenge. "With the seizures come loss of memory, and the side effects of medications also affect memory. I had to start keeping a log of what medications I took and when," says the 46-year-old former operations manager from Villa Park....

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