Medication Safety

The BEERS List 
Medications considered to be 'Potentially Inappropriate Medications' (PIMs) due to their side effects in older adults. Developed by The American Geriatric Society (AGS).

Deprescribing.org
Started by a pharmacist and physician concerned about the risks associated medications in the elderly. They offer tools, guidelines, videos and research to help patients and providers participate in deprescribing. They work with research teams at the Bruyère Research Institute (Ottawa) and Université de Montréal.

Institute for Safe Medicatoin Practices (ISMP)
Safety alerts, education, practice guidelines, error reporting platform, & more.

MedWatch
Report Adverse Drug or Device Events to the FDA Database

U.S. Deprescribing Research Network
Their goal is to develop and share evidence about deprescribing medications for older adults, and to help improve medication use among older adults and the outcomes that are important to them.

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