Health (Ms. Sue)

1. List five questions you should ask you doctor id you are given a prescription for a medicine.

A: You should ask your doctor of what amount is the correct dosage, how many times of the day you will need to partake of the medicine, what the side effects are, whether allergic reactions are likely to occur, and what other drugs must not be taken with the medicine prescribed.

2. Your friend regularly takes an antacid after meals. She says they are harmless and "help settle her stomach." Is your friend using her medicine wisely? Explain.

A: I believe my friend should not take an antacid after every meal, but instead regulate the amount and take an antacid twice, or even once, per day. Therefore, I do not believe my friend is using her medication wisely?

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