Walgreens offers advice on hurricane preparedness

May 15, 2006

Walgreens is offering the following suggestions to help pharmacypatients in the event of a hurricane evacuation: evacuate to a safelocation and refill your medication at a pharmacy there; take awaterproof bag with your current medication, even if the bottle isempty-the information on the label will help the pharmacistrefill your medicine once you arrive at your destination; keep awritten record of your current prescriptions, dosage, and doctor'scontact information in your valuable papers file, especially if youare taking several Rx drugs. Walgreens patients can register atWalgreens.com and print out this information directly from theirpatient profile.

Walgreens offers advice on hurricane preparedness

Walgreens is offering the following suggestions to help pharmacy patients in the event of a hurricane evacuation: evacuate to a safe location and refill your medication at a pharmacy there; take a waterproof bag with your current medication, even if the bottle is empty-the information on the label will help the pharmacist refill your medicine once you arrive at your destination; keep a written record of your current prescriptions, dosage, and doctor's contact information in your valuable papers file, especially if you are taking several Rx drugs. Walgreens patients can register at http://Walgreens.com/ and print out this information directly from their patient profile.

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