TASK: check out the appropriateness of your prescription drugs

What is the problem with medication?

It might be important that you take medication. Equally prescription drugs may simply replace drinking or taking illicit drugs. The medication watch aims to make sure that any medications are helpful and necessary.

Before checking out your medication read the prescribing sections of....



What do I need to do?

There are three things to do in this task:

  1. Make a note of any medications that you take

  2. Assess how useful your medications are

  3. Decide on possible reductions and promise yourself to discuss with your prescriber

When you are ready, find a quiet spot and give yourself 10-15mins to do this task.