Drugs

Educational Resources: Free Drug-Related Publications

This month’s featured publicationLos medicamentos y usted

Los medicamentos y usted: Guía para adultos de más edad (Medicines and You: A Guide for Older Adults), a small booklet that offers a variety of tips on taking medicines properly as you age. Topics include:

  • the importance of talking to your health care professional and pharmacist
  • what you need to know about prescription medicines
  • how to take prescription and over-the-counter medicines properly
  • ways to cut medicine costs.

Web page: Los medicamentos y usted: Guía para adultos de más edad and Printable version (PDF - 248KB)

How to order

CDER has a variety of print materials related to the safe use of medicines. Each month we will feature an available printed English- or Spanish-language pub. These easy-to-read materials can be ordered in bulk by educators, health care providers, community organizations, consumers, and others and can be used as stand-alone educational products or to supplement health education courses, medical visits, etc.

Publications can be ordered in quantities of 25 - 500. To order, please e-mail ocommpubs@fda.hhs.gov or call 1-888-INFO-FDA.

For a full list of educational resources that are available either online or in print, please visit Educational Resources.

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