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8 Tips for Driving Responsibly While Taking Medication

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Do: Assume that any medications can impair driving


Doctor explaining side effects.
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Do: Ask your doctor about potential side effects


Man talking to pharmacist.
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Do: Refrain from driving immediately after a medication change


Happy couple hugging.
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Do: Be responsible


Different medications.
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Don't: Drive immediately after taking a new medication


Prescription medication.
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Don't: Drive immediately after starting a new dosage


Impaired man.
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Don't: Drive if feeling impaired


Doctor and patient with prescription.
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Don't: Be Careless


Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, MD

Christina Lasich, M.D., wrote about chronic pain and osteoarthritis for HealthCentral. She is physiatrist in Grass Valley, California. She specializes in pain management and spine rehabilitation.