Look for Meds That Can Cause Swelling in the Legs or Arms

Patients often ask if their meds are causing the swelling they see in their legs or arms...and what to do if the med can't be stopped.

This "peripheral edema" due to meds usually isn't harmful.

But it can be painful or unsightly...affect med adherence...or raise concerns about other causes, such as heart, kidney, or liver failure.

Practical advice for a better career, with unlimited access to CE

Pharmacy Technician's Letter Canada includes:

  • 12 issues every year, with brief articles about new meds and hot topics
  • 200+ CE courses, including the popular CE-in-the-Letter
  • Helpful, in-depth Technician Tutorials
  • Access to the entire archive

Already a subscriber? Log in

Volume pricing available. Get a quote