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“Talk Before You Take”—a simple message that conveys the importance of talking about the benefits and risks of prescribed medications before a prescription is written and filled. When healthcare providers convey important information about prescribed medications, there is sometimes no guarantee that patients fully understand both the benefits and potential risks of starting the treatment. As proof, how often do we walk out of a doctor’s office asking, “What did the doctor or nurse say again about this medicine?”
Increasing communication about prescriptions can help patients:
TalkBeforeYouTake.org provides free, downloadable tools that patients and healthcare providers can use to spark better and more effective medicine communication.