What Should I Know About Medication Deprescribing?

JAMA Intern Med. 2023 Aug 1;183(8):891. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2023.2099.
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Plain language summary

This JAMA Internal Medicine Patient Page describes the process of slowly and carefully cutting down on unnecessary medications with the guidance of a health care professional.

MeSH terms

  • Deprescriptions*
  • Humans
  • Inappropriate Prescribing / prevention & control
  • Polypharmacy
  • Potentially Inappropriate Medication List