Beers List

From Wikipedia:
Beers Criteria  for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults

The Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults, commonly called the Beers List, is a guideline for healthcare professionals to help improve the safety of prescribing medications for older adults. It emphasizes deprescribing medication that is unnecessary health care, which reduces the problems of high risk–benefit ratio, polypharmacy, drug interactions, and adverse drug reactions.

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The 2015 Beers List is here (external link opens PDF in a new tab) or view a local PDF here: Beers List 2015

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