The Activity of ‘Inactive’ Drug Ingredients

If you have reactions to medications, this might be a reason why

inactive ingredients
When you buy an over-the-counter (OTC) medication, you probably have noticed that there are two sections of ingredients listed on the package label: the active and the inactive. The active ingredient, no surprise, is what’s responsible (or thought to be responsible) for the drug’s therapeutic effect. All the rest are considered inactive. (Such ingredients are […]