By David Mittleman

Illegally Sold Prescription Drugs Proliferate Online

It doesn’t take much to get a hold of a prescription drug these days; in fact, a recent article in Slate magazine outlined the alarming simplicity of ordering prescription drugs online from popular merchants such as Amazon. From muscle relaxants to antibiotics, it isn’t difficult to obtain prescription drugs that should really only be prescribed and supervised by a doctor. Some of these medications can be incredibly addictive and dangerous when combined with alcohol, and others could contribute to the ongoing issue of antibiotic overuse and the growth of antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

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