A medicine check-up is when your healthcare provider goes over all of your medicines with you.
As you get older, you may develop more than one health problem and take many medicines. These medicines may include prescription medicines, over-the-counter medicines, and vitamin, mineral, and other supplements. It’s important to have a medicine check-up because:
Safely lowering the amount of medicines you take may help prevent problems or make them less likely to affect you as often. These include:
If you take any of the following medicines, ask your healthcare provider to go over them with you:
Current as of: March 5, 2020
Author: Seniors Health Strategic Clinical Network
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