When you feel like changing your medicine

Medication - non-compliance; Medication - nonadherence

You may find a time when you want to stop or change your medicine. But changing or stopping your medicine on your own can be dangerous. It could make your condition worse.

Learn how to talk to your health care provider and pharmacist about your medicine. You can make decisions together so you feel well with your medicines.

Common Reasons for Changing Medicine

Do not Stop Taking Your Medicine When You Feel Better

Do not Stop Taking Your Medicine if You Think it Isn't Working

If Your Medicine Makes You Feel Sick, Talk to Your Doctor

Talk to Your Doctor if You Can't Afford Your Medicine

When to Contact a Medical Professional