Medication Adherence
Medications
Side Effects
True/False
Fun Facts
100

Who should you talk to if you have questions about your medication?

What is a pharmacist?

100

Aside from medications, what else can be used to treat anxiety?

What is yoga, music, medication, deep breathing, exercise, coping skills?

100

What should you do if you get dizzy from a medication?

What is change positions or stand up slowly?

100

True or False: It is okay to take another person's prescription medication if you have been on it before

What is false?

100

What vitamin can you get from direct sunlight?

What is vitamin D?

200

Name one way to improve medication adherence

What is pair it with something you do everyday (i.e. brushing your teeth), weekly pill box, reminder on your phone, etc

200

How can alcohol affect your mood?

What is increase risk for depression or anxiety?

200

When is the best time to take a medication that makes you drowsy?

What is at bedtime?

200

True or False: Many medications for mental health can be used to treat more than one illness or symptom

What is true?

200

True or false: Autumn Equinox is also the longest day of the year

What is False?

300

Name one reason for non-adherence to medications

What is medication side effects, medication not working, cost of medication, forget to take, etc

300

Which condition usually takes longer to see the full effects from treatment, depression or anxiety?

What is anxiety?

300

What is one way to address weight gain caused by a medication?

What is exercise or a healthy diet?

300

True or False: Herbal supplements are natural so they will not affect my other medications

What is false?

300

What date is Pumpkin Spice Lattes coming back to Starbucks this year? 

What is August 30th 

400

What might happen if you stop taking your medication suddenly?

What is worsening of your condition and potential withdrawal effects?

400

Paxil is an antidepressant.  Can you name another antidepressant?

What is Prozac, Lexapro, Zoloft, Effexor, Cymbalta, Remeron, Wellbutrin?

400

How can you decrease stomach upset caused by a medication?

What is take it with food?

400

True or False: Generic drugs are less effective or weaker than Brand name drugs

What is false?

400

True or False: Early Autumn is peak hurricane season 

What is True? 

500

What percentage of people are adherent to their medications?

What is 50%?

500

What does PRN mean?

What is Pro Re Nata (Latin for "as needed") administration is determined by when you need it (ex. anxiety)?

500

What should you do if you experience an intolerable medication side effect?

What is: contact your provider or pharmacist?

500

True or False: My antidepressant will start working right away

What is false?

500

What is the most popular pie flavor in the United States? 

What is apple pie? 

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