Journal Article

Fixed-dose combination antihypertensives and risk of medication errors.

Moriarty F, Bennett K, Fahey T. Heart (British Cardiac Society). 2019;105:204-209.

Combination medications are frequently used to improve adherence, but they may also contribute to medication errors. Using pharmacy claims data, researchers found that the prescribing of antihypertensive fixed-dose combination medication was associated with a greater risk of therapeutic duplication.