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Medication safety tips

Take only the medicines prescribed by your doctor. Ask your doctor about side effects that might occur.

Medication safety tips

  • Take only the medicines prescribed by your doctor. Make sure you understand exactly what the medication is, how often you need to take the drug and why you will be taking it.

  • Write down a list of your medications, with their dose and frequency.

  • Take your medications regularly - do not skip your medication even while travelling.

  • Do not take another person's medication, or give them yours.

  • Ask your doctor about side effects that might occur.
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