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Dr. Ariel Liebert: prescription drugs are not goods from an auction site

MedExpress Team

Piotr Wójcik

Published May 5, 2023 10:09

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An interview with Dr. Ariel Liebert, assistant professor in the Department of Gastroenterology and Nutritional Disorders at the Faculty of Health Sciences at the Medical College in Bydgoszcz, Poland.

Suppose I want to get a painkiller that comes with a prescription. I log on to the website, fill out a short form, pay, well, and in a moment I have a prescription for that drug. Is this a healthy situation?

The situation is certainly not healthy and certainly not a healthy trend related to facilitating access to prescription drugs. This is a very disturbing phenomenon. The implementation of such services often lacks real contact with the doctor. Let's remember that the aforementioned prescription painkillers are mainly non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in higher doses, which can have adverse effects on the gastrointestinal tract. They can also be opioid drugs, which are from the second analgesic ladder, have their own indications and, for examp...

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