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Preventing Medication Errors

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  • Track your loved ones medications
  • Keep a medication list for the physician
  • Communicate with the pharmacist

If taken incorrectly, medications can cause serious side effects and even death. Don’t let your loved one fall victim to a medication error. By helping her keep track of both prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) medicines, you can ensure her safety and well-being. … Back to Article

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