DANGERS OF SELF-MEDICATION

Apr 5, 2017,

 

SELF MEDICATION! This simply means taking drugs without a doctor's prescription.

Do you know self-medicating is dangerous?

Do you know it can cause serious health problems?

These are the consequences:

                 

  • - Mental illness.
  • - Addiction.
  • - Heart failure
  • - Kidney failure
  • - Liver damage
  • - Eventually Death.

Don’t think about it! Ailments and symptoms are not the only reasons to speak with a doctor. You can now confidently talk to a doctor at your convenience. SIGN UP NOW FOR FREE! .

DON'T BE A VICTIM!!!

 

A study revealed that age,gender and student's level in the university influenced self medication practices which calls for urgent health intervention,

Another study conducted at federal medical centre owo,ondo state findings showed that majority of the respondents 85% admitted to self medication because they feel it's time saving and convenient.

Unfortunately,there are consequences associated with self-medicating that are not just worth the risks.

You think it is often easier to avoid the cost and hassle of visiting a doctor and use over-the-counter or medications to alleviate symptoms but this is very dangerous to your health and may lead to death.

DO YOU TAKE DRUGS WITHOUT DOCTORS PRESCRIPTION?

Its important to set up an appointment with a doctor. You need a medical doctor trained to accurately diagnose the ailment and provide an appropriate medication to treat a condition or diagnosis. 

Drugs are potential poisons if its is not prescribed by a doctor.

Don’t think about it! Ailments and symptoms are not the only reasons to speak with a doctor. You can now confidently talk to a doctor at your convenience. SIGN UP NOW FOR FREE! .

Don’t think about it! Ailments and symptoms are not the only reasons to speak with a doctor. You can now confidently talk to a doctor at your convenience. SIGN UP NOW FOR FREE! .

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