Category: Dosette Box

What Helps Older People Take Their Medication Correctly

What Helps Older People Take Their Medication Correctly?

As we age, sometimes memory can get a bit foggy and make it difficult for older people to remember whether or not they have taken their medication. This can be particularly dangerous for seniors with serious health issues. Thankfully, the development of the Smart Pill Box dispenser can help prevent

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How Do Smart Pill Boxes Improve Healthcare

How Do Smart Pill Boxes Improve Healthcare?

Old age makes it harder for people to adhere to pill-taking schedules. Thankfully, a smart pill dispenser can help prevent life-threatening mistakes.  The Smart Pillbox was developed to improve medication adherence. The Smart Pill Box for the elderly is an automated pill dispenser and software/mobile application to help patients take

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How Can I Get A Dossett Box

How Can I Get A Dossett Box?

Dosette Boxes are available from your local GP surgery but there is often a waiting list for these which can run into several months. PTMD offer Dosette Boxes from their online pharmacy in Bloxham and their pharmacy in Wellesbourne and these can be preloaded with the right medication to avoid

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8 Reasons To Use A Dosette Box For Your Pills

8 Reasons To Use A Dosette Box For Your Pills

There are many advantages to using a Dosette box for regular or complicated medication whether that is for someone recovering from surgery or illness or an elderly person who may be a little forgetful. PTMD offer a  Dosette box service from our pharmacy in Stratford upon Avon or our pharmacy

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Why Use A Dosette Box or a Pill Organiser

Why Use A Dosette Box or a Pill Organiser?

There are many benefits of using a Dosette box and this applies both to the patient and their careres. To find out what a Dosette box is and how it could help you or your loved one, contact PTMD who offer a dosette box service from their pharmacy in Wellesbourne.

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Dosette Boxes Carry and Store Your Medicines Properly

Dosette Boxes: Carry and Store Your Medicines Properly

Dosette boxes are containers that organise your pills by the day that they’re supposed to be taken. They are very useful for people on a number of medications who need to be able to keep track of when each one is used. Taking pills out of order will impact their

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What are the Three Most Common Causes of Medication Errors

What are the Three Most Common Causes of Medication Errors?

Medication errors are an error in the prescribing, preparation, dispensing, administering, monitoring or providing of advice on medications. According to the National Reporting and Learning Systems (MRLS) a “patient safety incident” is “any unintended or unexpected incident, which could have or did lead to harm for one or more patients…” 

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Is it Okay to Put Medicine in a Pill Box

Is it Okay to Put Medicine in a Pill Box?

Do you wonder if using a pillbox is safe for your medications?  In general, they really are safe, but there are some common user mistakes. It also depends on what kinds of medications you are taking and how many of them you take as to whether a pillbox is the

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3 Reasons Why Your Medications are Not Working Properly

3 Reasons Why Your Medications are Not Working Properly

Are you taking medications but they are not bringing your condition or conditions under control?  Other than the trial and error necessary for finding the right combination and doses of medication(s) for your conditions, there may be some other reasons to consider as to why your medications are not working

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