Reducing Unnecessary Medication Use For SeniorsMay 4, 2023
As seniors age, they may be prescribed numerous medications to manage their health conditions. However, taking multiple medications can increase the risk of adverse drug reactions and interactions, as well as contribute to unnecessary costs. Therefore, it’s crucial to reduce unnecessary medication use for seniors by evaluating their medication regimen regularly and ensuring that they are only taking medications that are essential for their overall health and well-being. In this article, we’ll explore the importance of reducing unnecessary medication use for seniors and some strategies to achieve this goal.
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