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Driving Safety and Medicines Fact Sheet

Driving Safety and Medicines Fact Sheet

People should be aware of the risks of driving if they are taking medicines. Doctors sometimes prescribe medicines that can make a person drowsy or sleepy. This fact sheet has information on driving safety and medicines. It explains:

  • what types of medicines can affect a person’s driving;
  • how these medicines can affect their driving; and 
  • how to make sure they are safe to drive.
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