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Know the benefits and side effects of a medicine before taking
it. Use medicines only if nondrug approaches are not working.
over-the-counter medicine precautions.
Here are some safety tips about giving children medicines:
For more information, see Quick Tips: Giving Over-the-Counter Medicines to Children.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerTheresa O'Young, PharmD - Clinical Pharmacy
Current as ofAugust 21, 2015
Current as of:
August 21, 2015
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Theresa O'Young, PharmD - Clinical Pharmacy
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