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Prescription Medication Labeling
The legibility of medication labelling is a concern for all Canadians. Labels must be easy to read to help ensure patients take their medications appropriately and avoid medication errors.
Study: The legibility of prescription medication labelling in Canada: Moving from pharmacy-centred to patient-centred labels.
The legibility of medication labelling is a concern for all Canadians, because poor or illegible labelling may lead to miscommunication of medication information and poor patient outcomes.