Bring a Medication List to the Hospital (see forms)
- Please review all medications with your surgeon so you understand which must be stopped and when. You may be given special instructions to take certain medications on the day of surgery.
Fill New Prescriptions
- Ask if you should fill new prescriptions, including pain medication, before your surgery or procedure.
Bring Your Medications to the Hospital
- Your surgeon or primary doctor may ask you to bring some of your current medications in their original containers to the hospital. Bring only the medications you are asked to bring.