Not to the bathroom: you stores medicines

More than every Fourth in Germany, stores his drugs in the bathroom.

The findings of a survey by the market researcher Nielsen on behalf of the German Federal Association of drug manufacturers (BAH) among approximately 1,000 German citizens.

The Problem here is that In the bathroom drugs have actually lost nothing. The reason is the high humidity. You can ensure that medicines lose their effect.

Best drug store Cabinet, therefore, in a own medicine, which they protected from light and reach of children are.

The Federal Union of German associations of Pharmacists ABDA advises. The best location for a cool, dry place – the bedroom, for example.

In the bedroom, only 15 percent of people in Germany store your medication. Every Fifth (20 per cent) has both tablets and co. in contrast, in the bathroom.

And almost every Fourth (23 percent) grabs you by the closet in a medicine, in 30 percent of cases, but in the bathroom. Overall, drugs are so present in 27 percent of cases in the bathroom.

Deutsche Presse-Agentur (dpa)

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