Starting medications is like the bliss of marriage and stopping them is like the agony of divorce. - Doug Danforth

MedStopper is a deprescribing resource for healthcare professionals and their patients.

Frail elderly?

Select Condition Treated:
Generic Name Brand Name Condition Treated Add to MedStopper

MedStopper Plan

Arrange medications by:    CLEAR ALL MEDICATIONS PRINT PLAN

Stopping Priority RED=Highest GREEN=Lowest

Medication/ Category/ Condition

May Improve Symptoms?

May Reduce Risk for Future Illness?

May Cause Harm?

Suggested Taper Approach

Possible Symptoms when Stopping or Tapering


How to Use MedStopper

1. Search for medications by generic or brand name
2. Select condition for which the medication is used
3. Click the ADD button to include the medication into your MedStopper Plan

4. Repeat

The MedStopper Plan will display the medications in order of stopping priority. RED highest stopping priority, GREEN lowest stopping priority.
Not sure? Use this Frail Elderly Scale: LINK
If you indicate frail elderly the harm ranking changes