1/3 of kidney transplant patients don’t take their anti-rejection medicine & 41% of heart attack patients aren’t taking their medication.
$100 billion-$289 billion a year. Thats how much its costs the American Health Care system when people dont take their prescribed meds properly.
Did you know most people with prescribed medicine only take about half of the dose that’s prescribed? To learn more click the link.
According to research by Annals of Internal Medicinerch 50% of medicine for chronic disease are not taken they way they’re prescribed.
According to studies 20-30% of prescribed medicines are never even filled.