Med Safety Overview

 

Med Safety Project

The LiveWise Coalition in partnership with HyVee and Wellcare developed the Med Safety Project in 2017 to address overdoses of high risk medications by children between the ages of 7 and 18.

Kids in Omaha are 4 times more likely to overdose from non-controlled medicaiton.

These medicaitons include: 

  • Antidepressants

    • Sertaline - (Zoloft)
    • Venlafaxine - (Effexor)
    • Escitalopram - (Lexapro)
    • Bupropion - (Wellbutrin)
    • Amitripyline
    • Mirtazipine - (Remeron)
    • Trazodone
    • Paroxetine - (Paxil)
  • Anti-psychotics

    • Aripiprazole - (Abilify)
    • Quetipine - (Seroquel)
    • Prochlorperazine - (Compazine)
    • Paliperidone
    • Thorazine
  • Bloodpressure Medication

    • Propranolol
    • Clonidine
    • Amlodipine
    • Lisinopril
    • Carvedilol
  • Over the Counter Medication

    • Alergy Medicaiton - (Benadryl)
    • Anti-Inflamitory - (Advil/Tylenol/Aspirin)
    • Cough Medication - (Coricidin)