New Medicine: Questions to Ask Your Doctor

Have questions about a new medicine? Print and take this list with you to your next doctor visit. You can ask questions of your pharmacist, as well.

❏ What is the medicine — and what does it do?

❏ Are there foods, other medicines or over-the-counter products I should avoid?

❏ What are the risks or side effects?

❏ What should I do if I miss a dose?

Add your own questions or notes:

The information provided here is for general informational purposes only and not intended to be nor should be construed as medical or other advice. You should consult your own doctor and/or an appropriate professional to determine what may be right for you. Treatment options mentioned may not be covered by your benefit plan. Check your plan for specific coverage details.