A number of different services within Waitemata DHB have produced patient publications, in a range of languages, covering the safe use of some common medications.
Safe use of medicines
This pamphlet explains how your medicines are managed on admission, during your stay, and on discharge from hospital.
Paracetamol for babies and children
Warfarin is a medicine that is used to prevent blood clots, and its use must be carefully monitored.
Medicines information for heart failure
Medicines information for coronary artery disease (heart attack)
Starting insulin for Type II diabetes