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Avoiding Drug Interactions

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As caregivers, giving medication can be one of the scariest responsibilities. Being diligent and staying informed is perhaps one of the best remedies. Be certain that you maintain open lines of communication with both the doctor and the pharmacy in order to better provide care for your loved one. 

Online Drug Interaction Database: 

An online database that can check for drug interactions is located at This database also accepts multiple medications and provides a printed report.

Instead of using these reports as the final authority, take them to your physician or pharmacist to be certain that the results are applicable to your loved one’s 


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