How should I take my medication? — drugopinions

ISMP Canada has developed the 5 questions that each patient should ask about medications? Of the 5 questions, I find that proper use is one that tends to be most difficult to communicate clearly and succinctly. How to take your medication? Do you take it with food? Without food? What does it mean to take it […]

via How should I take my medication? — drugopinions

This are not my words (or pictograms), but they answer so many questions patients have about their prescriptions. Ask your pharmacist; don’t just nod your head and agree. ASK! As a pharmacist, I want patients who are aware of what their medications are, how to take them correctly, etc. Just as drugopinions, also a pharmacist, has stated in this blog post.

About pedometergeek

A pharmacist by profession, a haiku poet by nature, I read and write. I have a book of haiku, Ohayo Haiku, and another somewhat alternative haiku book, Three Breaths, but write other genres. I also read...lots of novels! My favorite is, and remains, Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged but I am also a big Harry Potter fan. I truly am a pedometer geek strapping on my pedometer as soon as I awaken.
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