What is the meaning of Rx in prescriptions?

Answer There are a few theories regarding the meaning of the Rx symbol on prescription drugs. The most commonly held theory is that Rx is an abbreviation for the latin word "recipe," which means "to take.... Read More »

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Why are my eye prescriptions so different?

You're leaving out some numbers, but if those are the numbers that they appear to be, then that is enough of a change in half a year to raise suspicion. Ask person who did the exam.

What to do if your prescriptions are stolen?

call the pharmacy ASAP and tell them so that they can be canceled and then re-issued to you...after calling, appear in person (or go in person in the first place,whichever is quickest,bring your id... Read More »

Question about prescriptions?

Ambien (Zolpidem) and most sleep medication is not intended for longer than 14 days, although I see scripts all the time for 6 refills. Zolpidem is a benzodiazepine-like drug, very similar to Xanax... Read More »

Prescriptions That Get Rid of Under Eye Circles?

Under eye circles are a cosmetic problem shared by many women. Under eye circles can make you look tired and older than what you appear, not to mention self-conscious. There are a number of prescri... Read More »