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Blood thinners, diabetes drugs among leading causes for medication-related ER visits, study finds

Blood thinners, diabetes drugs among leading causes for medication-related ER visits, study finds

Medication harms account for nearly 100,000 emergency room visits annually in the United States, according to a new study. Photo by Cindy Shebley/Flickr Oct. 5 (UPI) — Taking blood-thinners and diabetes drugs at higher-than-recommended doses or in error often leads to health complications that bring older adults to hospital emergency rooms, a study published Tuesday…