- Do you know someone who would benefit from
a pharmacist going over their medicines with them?
you know someone who is housebound and would benefit from more input about their
- Do you know someone who is confused
about their medication or forgets to take their medication?
you like to get the most from the medication you are on?
you like to know more about your medication?
a Medicines Check Up you we can help with all of the above and much more. We have
a qualified pharmacist with 17 years of experience who will go over your medication
Each year thousands of people all around
the world end up in hospital with problems caused by their medicines. It has been
shown that many of these problems could have been avoided. Older people are particularly
What do we do in a Medicines Check
1) We check with you how you are taking medicines
and ensure you are taking them correctly
2) Explain why you are on them, what
they do and when best to take them
3) Explain where they should be stored,
before usage, during and after
4) Go through what to expect when taking them
5) What problems you should report to your GP or Physician (Doctor)
We check that prescription medicines, over-the-counter medicines and vitamins
are appropriate to take together
7) We help clarify any confusion with generic
8) We provide help so you can remember to take your medicines
We check for interactions between your medicines
10) Provide lifestyle advice
to support you better manage your condition
does the Medicines Check Up Service work?
will need to send some information about yourself or the person whose medication
you would like reviewed, by email. Our pharmacist will look through this information
and email you back initially it may be to clarify the information. Once we have
all the details needed our pharmacist will review your medicines and email you
back with suggestions on how to get the most from your medicines.
present the service is completely by email but in the future we hope to be able
to provide a camera link and go through your medicines in person.
information we will need from you?
Date of birth
Male or Female
of current illnesses/diseases/conditions if known
of each medication e.g. Glucophage
Name of each active ingredient in the medicine
(if known) e.g. for Glucophage the ingredient would be Metformin
of each medication
Form e.g. tablet, capsules, liquid etc
more information you can send us the more you will get from the service.
Currently this service is free of charge.
However, in the future we will be charging for this service so make the most of
the chance to have your medicines reviewed by a pharmacist for free.
My name is Jignesh, I will be the
pharmacist that will review your medicines. I am a UK qualified pharmacist with
17 years of community pharmacy experience. You do not need to be from the UK to
be eligible for this service. Glucosemeters4u.com is a global site and the review
service is open to anyone anywhere in the world.
helped many people with their medicines, especially on how to get the most from
what they are taking as a community pharmacist but I also work with doctors/physicians
in reviewing their patients to help get the most from their patient's treatments.
I have a wealth or knowledge and experience collected over the 17 years that I
can use to help you.
you are interested in this service please email us at:
and we will send you a reply with the information