For most of us the silly season often involves later nights and overdoing the Christmas cheer, particularly when you add an overseas trip into the mix.
NPS MedicineWise has some tips to help you make the most of your end of year trip while staying healthy and taking your medicines safely.
No matter where you go or what you have planned on your holiday, the likelihood is you’ll be breaking your usual routine.
Travelling overseas can affect the medicines you take often and may mean you’ll need to take medicines you don’t take at home, such as antimalarial tablets — so it’s important to be prepared so you can stay well and enjoy your trip.
Here are 5 ways being away from home can impact on your medicines and a few tips to help you avoid medicine mishaps.