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Many drugs are just fine years after they 'expire,' study finds

By Karen Kaplan Published: October 9, 2012

— Chances are, your medicine cabinet contains some pills that are past their expiration date. You might even have some pain relievers, some cough syrup or some sleeping pills that were purchased back when Richard Nixon was in the White House. But you can't seem to throw them away because you suspect they might still be OK to take.

If you've wondered...
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