Many problems with polypharmacy
A problem often seen is that elderly people too many medicines take it.
Medicines that sometimes do not or no longer needed are.
Doctors easily prescribe medication.
Often people also have several doctorsGeneral practitioner, plus any specialists, who prescribe medication independently.
In addition, there are many less attention is paid to stopping medication than there is for start-up.
This keeps people often unnecessary long-term medication use.
In addition, there is little consideration for the unfavourable interaction between different medicines can exist.
Side effects of the various medicines and the combination of those drugs are also common problems.
As a doctor, you often no longer know what to do with the patient. caused by disease became and which is caused by the medication.