David Gortler, PharmD, FCCP

Columbus Regional Hospital

1135 MAKAWAO AVE # 202


Major safety concerns with top-selling prescription drugs

July 20, 2015

Major safety concerns exist for many top-selling prescription drugs including benzodiazepines/prescription sleep aids, anticoagulants, cholesterol-lowering statins, oxycodone and hydrocodone, and stimulants. The following provides an overview of these classes and issues.