Medicines and medication management
Use this worksheet to track your medications, including prescriptions, over-the-counter drugs, and dietary supplements. Make a copy to take to doctor’s visits.
What questions should I ask my doctor so I can best manage my health? Use these questions about tests, diagnoses, prescriptions, and side effects.
Learn how to describe your symptoms, daily habits, medications, and concerns to your doctor so you can get the best possible care.
Get answers to frequently asked questions about medications and older adults, including information on safety, side effects, and talking to your doctor.
Explore ways to save money on prescription drugs, including generic options, insurance drug plans, Medicare prescription drug plans, and assistance programs.
Learn about medication safety and get practical tips to make sure you are taking your medicines the right way.
Learn about prescription drugs and other strategies to treat the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease. Find out about medicines to avoid and take with caution.
Get tips to help people with Alzheimer's take medicine safely. A pillbox and other reminders can reduce confusion. A doctor or pharmacist can help.
Find information about dietary supplements—what they are, if they're safe for older adults, and whether you should take any.