The Ask About Medicines questions
Questions you might like to ask about your medicines
- WHAT does this medicine do?
- WHY is it important that I take this medicine? Are there any other treatment options?
- WHEN and how should I take it?
- HOW long should I take it for?
- WHAT should I be aware of when taking this medicine? (eg. possible risks, side effects, taking medicines with certain foods/drinks/activities, what to do if I don't feel well while I am taking it, how to store it safely etc)
- WHERE can I go for more information?