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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.
Follow these 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.
Current as of:
February 11, 2021
Author: Healthwise StaffMedical Review: E. Gregory Thompson MD - Internal MedicineAdam Husney MD - Family Medicine
Current as of: February 11, 2021
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:E. Gregory Thompson MD - Internal Medicine & Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine
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