“Last February, NBC New York’s I-Team conducted an investigation on incorrect prescriptions and found disturbing results. There’s no concrete system in place to track pharmacy errors.
This makes people like Cheryl McGuire, featured on the report, among the victims of an estimated 30 to 50 million cases of incorrect prescriptions every year. A prescription for an inflamed muscle turned into unwanted hair loss. Even her mother thought that four pills twice a day from the local Wal-Mart was a tad too much.”