Questions for the Doctor About Your New Prescription
- What is the prescription?
- Why do I need this drug?
- What will this drug do for me?
- How much do I take, how often, and for how long?
- Does it matter what time of day I take this drug?
- What side effects should I watch for?
- What should I do if I have a bad reaction?
- How will this drug interact with other prescription or over-the-counter drugs I am taking?
- How will this drug interact with vitamins, herbal supplements, or foods?
- If I feel better before I finish the prescription, should I keep taking this drug?
- Are there other prescription, over-the-counter, or generic drugs I could take instead?
- What else should I know about this drug?
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