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Has anyone else had difficulty persuading person to take pills?

Mom refuses to take medication (pills) prescribed by the PCP and her cardiologist. Not because of difficulty swallowing them, but because she insists she has already done so and this will result in double-dosing. I put her meds in a pill box every week and can show her the appropriate day/compartment the pills were taken out of. I let her see me take them out of the box. I explain what each one is for and its name. I have printed up a list of… read more

edited, originally posted over 2 years ago
A myALZteam Member said:

Mirtazipine dissolved in tiny drop of water and added to porridge with golden syrup, cream etc..works, but I can't find anything suitable ( ie. that my… read more

posted 5 months ago
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