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Taking Care When Buying the Prescription Medicines Online

Know about the facts those should be remembered when buying the medicines online.
Buying medicines online through the internet can save your time and sometimes money. But you should be careful when ordering the prescription medicines online.

To buy a prescription medicine is totally different from buying a book, movie ticket, clothes or mobile where you simply click and buy because it is directly related to your health and can cause a serious health risk.

Buying Medicines Online
Following points should always be remembered when buying the medicines online:
1. if you buy a prescription medicine (Schedule H drug in India) online, you should always consult your doctor. Ask your doctor if the medicine is safe and effective for you because different medicines are used to treat the different stages of the illness. The doctor may suggest any other more appropriate treatment.

2. Buy medicines online only through registered sellers. Medicines should be manufactured by the reputed and registered manufacturers. In some cases, online purchased medicines do not have active ingredients or have wrong active ingredients.

3. You may find the medicines at low prices online but you should always compare with your local medicine stores because it might beat online prices.

4. Before you place an order using your credit card make sure for the security and privacy policy of the website.

5. Never buy medicines from the website those don’t have contact number and street address or have the only foreign country address.

6. Never buy the medicines, those are not approved by the government. Don’t use the medicines those are not supplied in sealed packaging.

Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking any prescription drug, it may help you to avoid serious health problem.

Ankur Choudhary is India's first professional pharmaceutical blogger, author and founder of Pharmaceutical Guidelines, a widely-read pharmaceutical blog since 2008. Sign-up for the free email updates for your daily dose of pharmaceutical tips.
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