Polypharmacy

Polypharmacy is defined as being on 5 or more medicines, and is a major concern for providers as the use of multiple medicines is common in the older population with multimorbidity, and as one or more medicines may be used to treat each condition.

  • Discuss two (2) common risk factors for polypharmacy. Give rationale for each identified risk factor.
  • Discuss two interventions you can take as a Nurse Practitioner in your clinical practice to prevent polypharmacy and its complications.

Im asking for 250 words in APA 6th ed. style. All questions must be well developed and addressed. Use at least 2 evidenced-based, peer-reviewed references no older than 5 years. Please provide plagiarism report. Assignment must be plagiarism free.

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