ACTION NEWS did a great story on the dangers of leaving medicines in hot cars – and it features Smart Pharmacy’s own Director of Compounding, Kerri McAdoo!

On a hot day like Monday, the sun can make the temperature inside the car more than 80 degrees, a temperature pharmacists say is not good for your prescriptions.

“When a medication is left in your car at extreme temperatures, it could cause the medication to not be as effective,” said Smart Pharmacy director of compounds Karri McAdoo.

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