Benefits and Risks of Drugs

Knowledge Tour

Whatever the choice - make it an informed one!

Your doctor prescribed a drug. It should help treat or prevent an illness. But now, back home, you take the time to read the comprehensive package insert and doubts creep in … should I really take it? What about all these side effects mentioned? And two tablets a day really seems a lot, maybe one will do? Your friend swears by this medicine from the drug store, no question what she would advise! This website provides you with a lot of useful information on the benefits and risks of drugs and how drugs are researched, developed, and continuously monitored and evaluated for efficacy and tolerability. This way, Bayer wants to help you make an informed decision together with your doctor or pharmacist. When doing so, make sure the decision is based on facts, not rumors: your health is your most precious asset!