... some of them are no longer needed? She is currently in assisted living and they are expecting her to memorize her 12 medications and side effects and dose and time of dose. She can do most of this, amazingly, but the long list of side effects are difficult to memorize; maybe she can stop the fosamax and then master this task of memorizing her meds? $30 fee per day for her to pay for assisted living help with meds, so that is a factor for her.