US Pharmacopeia — Findings of Look-alike and Sound-alike Drug Errors

Confusion can result from drug names that look-alike or sound-alike, and the US Pharmacopeia has made this web site available to help patients determine if they may have been prescribed the wrong medication because of drug names that sound or look similar and to help physicians who may have mis-prescribed medications for the same reason.  The web site does contain a disclaimer that needs to be read.

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