Introduction:

Seniors can receive advice about medications from Hadassah's "Eshel" drug information call center
The service is given free of charge
For more information see the Hadassah Medical Center website


Details

Service providers:
Eshel, Hadassah
Location:
Across the country
Telephone:
02-6778866
Available in:
Hebrew, Russian, English
Cost:
Free of charge
Secondary area:

Experts from Hadassah specializing in drug therapy answer questions about medications, such as:

  • Potential effects of taking two different medications at the same time.
  • The impact of medications on the patient's nutrition and lifestyle.
  • Side effects of prescribed medications and dosages.
  • Understanding the differences between generic and name brand medications.

Service Providers

Target audience and Prerequisites

  • Seniors age 70 and over, patients' families and care providers

How to Receive This Service

  • The center may be contacted directly in the following ways:
  • A representative from the center will call with a response within 48 hours and a written response will be subsequently sent.

Service Cost

  • The service is given free of charge


Credits