Too much of anything is bad. Pharmaceutical drugs can cure several diseases but it can also take away lives. Lots of celebrities have lost their lives due to prescription drugs overdose.

Big celebrities, who succumbed to drugs overdose, include Michael Jackson, Marilyn Monroe, Heath Ledger, and singer Whitney Houston could fall into this category with some alleging that she died of comsuming prescription drugs and alcohol.

 Check out 10 celebrities who died of prescription drugs in the past: