While most pharmacies will check for drug interactions when multiple medications are prescribed, it’s also an important step you can do, and should do yourself.
The following websites offer simple to use drug interaction cross references that you can use to protect yourself against any adverse reactions of taking multiple medications (including any over-the-counter medications). Taking control of the management of your medications is another effective way to control your painweb.
It’s important you let your doctor and pharmacist know about any drug allergies / sensitivities that you may have. In the event you have any drug interaction questions or concerns be sure to let your doctor and / or pharmacist know right away.
By taking this proactive step of checking your own drug interactions, you will give yourself the confidence of knowing you are taking control of your painweb.