The BeMedWise Program at NeedyMed’s mission is working to promote the wise use of medicines through trusted communication for better health

Are any of your students taking OTC or Rx medicines containing #acetaminophen? Order @KnowYourDose educational materials to provide your students and their families with safe use tips, including how to read their medicine labels:

🌺 Everything is in bloom...including your child’s seasonal allergies! 😤 Get to know the types of OTC allergy meds that can help treat your child’s symptoms: #allergies #spring

You don’t think twice about checking to make sure your door is locked. You should treat your medicine labels the same way. Double check your medicines to avoid accidentally doubling up on #acetaminophen

In December two children in a Northfield, New Hampshire residential facility were poisoned when a (former) worker allegedly stole their ADHD meds and replaced them with counterfeit pills. Links to this news and more at

New FDA Drug Safety Communication warns that the abuse and misuse of the over-the-counter (OTC) nasal decongestant propylhexedrine can lead to serious harm:

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Medication “adherence” assures the maximum beneficial impact of the medicines you take, and minimizes risk. This means taking your medicines precisely according to instructions.


All medicines come with risks, many of which can be prevented or avoided.
Learn tips to reduce side effects, avoid drug interactions and prevent medication errors.

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BeMedWise Program at NeedyMeds recognizes the following partners for their 2020 support

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