Medicine Safety Tips

When You Are at the Doctor's Office

Medication Safety Tips
When You Are at the Doctor
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Going to the doctor’s office can be an overwhelming experience. Having a basic plan can help you make the most of your appointment. Whether this is the first time meeting a new doctor or seeing a doctor you have known for years, the following tips can help your overall visit go smoothly.

Keep these tips in mind going to the doctor’s office:

If you are prescribed medications or given drug samples at a doctor’s visit, these can be a confusing and daunting addition to your daily life, especially when you are taking multiple medicines. However, by taking these “safe practice” tips and proactive steps, mentioned above, you will improve your overall experience at your next doctor’s visit and have a good understanding of all your new and current medications. Most importantly, if you have any questions or concerns with any medication, always reach out and consult with your doctor and pharmacist.