Streamlining Medication: Your Comprehensive Guide to Organizing Medication Schedules

Streamlining medication schedules
Mastering medication management is crucial for effective dementia care. Our comprehensive guide walks you through the steps to streamline medication schedules, reduce the risk of missed doses, and enhance your loved one's health and well-being. Learn more about medication review and other essential strategies to make this aspect of caregiving more manageable.


Uncovering the Hidden Culprits: How Certain Medications Affect Older Adults 🎯

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Dr. Naomi discusses the impact of medications on older adults and offers actionable advice for caregivers. She highlights common medications that can have negative effects, such as sedatives, antidepressants, antihistamines, blood pressure meds, bladder medications, antipsychotics, and painkillers. It is important for caregivers to be aware of the potential side effects and consult healthcare providers if any alarming symptoms arise. Dr. Dongelmans also offers a free eBook, "Clear Minds, Steady Feet," as a comprehensive guide to understanding and managing medications for older adults. By staying informed and proactive, caregivers can empower themselves to prevent health issues and provide the best care possible.