Taking your medication properly

Whether you take medication on a regular or occasional basis, it’s normal for you to have questions. There are a variety of over-the-counter medications as well as prescriptions that come as a syrup or cream: properly storing them sometimes gives rise to questions. This guide provides tips and advice about medications for children, adults and the elderly.

Table of contents

  • Using medications: The basics
  • Proper storage of medications
  • Administering medication to children
  • When medication tastes bad
  • The particularities of antibiotics
  • Oops! I forgot to take my medication
  • Travelling with medication: Advice and precautions
  • Sources and useful links
Download this PSST guide in PDF format
Go to your local Familiprix pharmacy to pick up a print version of this PSST! guide. It’s free!