Keeping your medicines organizedPill organizer; Pill dispenser
If you take a lot of different medicines, you may find it hard to keep them straight. You may forget to take your medicine, take the wrong dose, or take them at the wrong time.
Learn some tips to make taking all of your medicines easier.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality website. 20 tips to help prevent medical errors: patient fact sheet. www.ahrq.gov/patients-consumers/care-planning/errors/20tips/index.html. Updated August 2018. Accessed September 17, 2018.
National Institute on Aging website. Safe use of medicines for older adults. www.nia.nih.gov/health/safe-use-medicines-older-adults. Updated May 23, 2017. Accessed September 17, 2018.
US Food & Drug Administration website. My medicine record. www.fda.gov/Drugs/ResourcesForYou/ucm079489.htm. Updated August 26, 2013. Accessed September 17, 2018.