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NHS Choices has patient information about a range of illnesses and conditions as well as help for people wanting to stay healthy.http://www.nhs.uk/Pages/HomePage.aspx
Local community pharmacists are always available on your high street. Pharmacists provide free expert advice about medicines and information about a wide variety of health issues.
Every medicine should come with an information leaflet. It often contains a lot of information, but may answer specific questions that you have. If you have a question about a specific medicine the pharmaceutical company may have an information service that you can contact.
The Royal Pharmaceutical Society has a website for members of the public with resources that can help you make the most of your medicines.http://www.rpharms.com/health-campaigns/getting-the-most-out-of-your-medicines.asp
The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) has information to enable and support you to make decisions about your prescribed medicines.http://www.nice.org.uk/
The NHS Constitution describes your rights and your responsibilities when using the National Health Service.http://www.nhs.uk/choiceintheNHS/Rightsandpledges/NHSConstitution/Pages/Overview.aspx
Adapted from the Royal Pharmaceutical Society factsheet: making the most of your medicines http://www.rpharms.com/promoting-pharmacy-pdfs/patients---making-the-most-of-medicines.pdf