The Food and Drug Administration has information for older people about medicines, safety, and ways to lower medicine costs on its website at www.fda.gov .
Some booklets can be ordered by calling the FDA toll-free at 1-888-463-6332, or writing to:
Food and Drug Administration
Consumer Health Information
Room 5377, Building 32
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20993
For the free booklet, Talking With Your Doctor: A Guide for Older People, call the National Institute on Aging Information Center toll-free at 1-800-222-2225 or go to www.nia.nih.gov/health  and click on Publications, The toll-free TTY line for people who are deaf is 1-800-222-4225.