By Edward A. Bell
In A Parent's advisor to kid's Medicines, an skilled pediatric pharmacist solutions questions on how one can supply secure and potent medicines to young ones. even if medication is used to regard bronchial asthma or ear infections, medication is usually worthwhile and will be existence saving—yet many fogeys fear approximately negative effects and attainable long term outcomes. This e-book tells mom and dad how medicinal drugs for kids are prescribed and used, and the way to provide those medicines to youngsters for the simplest results.
Inside:• details to assist mom and dad weigh the advantages and dangers of medications • descriptions of medication for treating fever, an infection, and customary health problems• sensible tips about measuring, flavoring, and administering liquid medicinal drugs• instructions for giving drugs within the mouth, the nostril, the ear, and the attention • recommendation for holding youngsters secure round medicinal drugs • proof approximately vaccinations: how do they paintings, and are they safe?• solutions to oldsters’ commonly asked questions
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