Patients may benefit from additional Internet resources that provide timely information on medication use and safety issues. The following Internet resources, maintained by government agencies and other organizations, are targeted to patients and designed to be clear, engaging, and easy to use:
Get Smart: Know When Antibiotics Work
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Use Medicines Safely
US Department of Health and Human Services
National Council on Patient Information and Education
US Pharmacopeia Consumer Resources
FDA also provides additional drug safety information for patients on the agency’s Information for Consumers (Drugs) Web page.