Tips for Seniors' Wise Use of Medicines and Alcohol Highlighted in New FDA/SAMHSA Brochure

As You Age...A Guide to Aging, Medicines, and Alcohol is a new brochure developed collaboratively by the Food and Drug Administration and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. "Medicine and alcohol misuse can happen unintentionally,” notes the brochure, which includes a chart for listing instructions about medicines currently used.