2002: Educate Before You Medicate: Know Your Medicines

Educate Before You Medicate: Know Your Medicines

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It's time to reexamine the "three R's" -  

Risk:  Know your medicine's risks and benefits.  

Respect:  Respect the power of your medicine and the value of medicines – properly used.

Responsibility:   Take responsibility for using your medicine(s) appropriately; for asking questions if you need more information; and for keeping your health care professionals informed about all prescription and non-prescription medicines you are taking.

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Useful Links

Ten Tips to “Be MedWise"
Questions to Ask at the Doctor’s Office
Questions to Ask Before Leaving the Pharmacy

“Talk About Your Medicines” Month Archive