Caregiver's Guide to Medication and Aging

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Submitted by Minnesota North... on Jun 25, 2020 - 10:27am CDT

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This fact sheet provides a guide to caregivers about medication use in older adults and people with disabilities. It describes how a pharmacist can help with challenges encountered when taking medications, provides questions to ask physicians and pharmacists about medications, a list of signs and symptoms that can occur with medication-related problems, and the basics of safe medication use. An online and printer-friendly version are available. 

Author(s): 
Kathleen A. Cameron
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