6 prescribing tips for fixed-dose combos

Fixed-dose combination medicines (FDCs) have benefits but may cause confusion for some patients.

There is a risk of overdosing if patients take both the fixed-dose combination and the medicine it replaces, or under-dosing if patients don’t take all the intended tablets from a co-pack.

Here are some useful tips from NPS Medicinewise to help keep your patients on track.