Your doctor doesn’t always know of these right off the top of his head.
It’s up to you to take charge of your medications to make sure that your medications aren’t making you sicker!
Ask specifically if the new drug will not interact negatively with any of the ones you are currently taking.
Each website displays information differently, so you will have to scroll until you find the information you need.
Write down the side effects and drug interactions for each of your drugs.
You need to know everything you can about your medications, including what their common and dangerous side effects are, and if you take more than one drug, whether they interact negatively.
If you see more than one doctor, and it’s probable that you do, each one can prescribe medications without taking into account what the others have prescribed if you do not make it your responsibility to ask questions.