Mixed meds pose potential risk: study

One in three adults in the US is taking both prescription medications and dietary supplements, increasing the risk of dangerous interactions, according to a new study.

The research, published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, showed that 34% of the participants, representing around 72 million people in the US, were taking some kind of dietary supplement along with prescription medication.

The prevalence of concomitant dietary supplements and