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Schizophrenia: Encouraging Someone to Take the Medicines

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Overview

Here are ways to help your family member take the medicines:

If you need help encouraging your family member to take prescribed medicines, talk with a health professional who can tell you more about the expected results of taking the medicines, what side effects to look for, and how to manage them.


Credits for Schizophrenia: Encouraging Someone to Take the Medicines

Current as of: June 6, 2022

Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:
Kathleen Romito MD - Family Medicine
Christine R. Maldonado PhD - Behavioral Health


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