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11/09/2018

23andMe’s genetic test for how you’ll react to medication is ahead of its time

External Link - Source: The Verge

The doctor still isn’t supposed to suggest changing medication until they have you genetically tested again by an independent lab. “It seems to me that if a patient has an interest in their pharmacogenetic profile that could impact medication decisions, they’re probably better off just asking the physician about what testing can be done