By Edward A. Bell

In A Parent's consultant to kid's Medicines, an skilled pediatric pharmacist solutions questions about the best way to supply secure and potent medicines to young children. no matter if drugs is used to regard bronchial asthma or ear infections, drugs is frequently worthwhile and will be existence saving—yet many oldsters fear approximately unintended effects and attainable long term outcomes. This ebook tells mom and dad how medicinal drugs for kids are prescribed and used, and the way to offer those medicines to childrens for the simplest results.

Inside:• details to aid mom and dad weigh the advantages and dangers of medications • descriptions of drugs for treating fever, an infection, and customary health problems• sensible pointers on measuring, flavoring, and administering liquid drugs• instructions for giving drugs within the mouth, the nostril, the ear, and the attention • suggestion for conserving kids secure round medicines • proof approximately vaccinations: how do they paintings, and are they safe?• solutions to oldsters’ commonly asked questions

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