Resources for Everyone
You are the most important member of your healthcare team. CredibleMeds offers resources for you to become an active participant and personalize your decisions for safe medication use. Additional information and resources are also provided to consumers, healthcare professionals and research scientists who register to receive access to credible analyses of the scientific research on medications and their safe use.
Why take control of your medication use?
Safe Medication Use Saves Lives
To review the basic principles and tips for safe medication use, click here.
To review brief articles about drug interactions with other drugs and with foods, click here.
Tools you can use:
Click here for a downloadable list of over 180 medicines that have a potential risk of causing heart rhythm disturbances and perhaps death. If you have inherited sudden death in your family, click here for the list of over 210 medicines that you may want to avoid.
Your Personal Medication List - Meds I Take printable forms
Click here for a downloadable form to help you keep a record of the medicines you take (English or Spanish) - (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader).
Click here to view a unique, interactive way to learn about the safety of non-prescription medicines that you probably have in your medicine cabinet.
More trusted information for you about medicines:
Click here to review commonly asked questions and answers about heart arrhythmias, long QT syndrome, and torsades de pointes arrhythmia.
Links to other sites that give additional information on medicines.