3. Can I drive safely if taking medicine?

You should never drive or operate machinery while on medicine until you have read the Driving/using machines section of your med+info leaflet or asked your pharmacist or doctor if it safe to take your medicine while driving or using machines. Make it a policy never to drive or operate machinery until you know how the medicine affects…

2. What does this medicine do?

What the medicine does, and how to get the best effect from it dependents to a large extend on how carefully the doctor and pharmacist’s instructions are followed. Non-compliance is a very serious problem and often makes the patient’s health unnecessarily worse, it is also wasteful of medicine and health resources. It is important to…

1. What are side effects?

Side effects are unwanted effects caused by medicines. All medicines, just like food and drink can cause unwanted effects (side effects.) Most people who take medicines never experience side effect problems, if they do they are they are usually mild and temporary while the body gets used to the medicine. However some medicines such as…