A Parent’s Guide to Safe Medicine Use

As parents, you’re in charge of your child’s health. You make decisions for everything from choosing and giving the right over-the-counter (OTC) medicine to caring for scrapes or sniffles to making regular appointments with your healthcare provider. With so many OTCs, there are a lot of choices when it comes to your family’s health. Take the guessing out of giving your kids OTCs by learning how to read labels and how to let your children’s symptoms help you decide which medicine they need.

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Pregnant & Nursing

Pregnancy is an important time to take charge of your health and pay more attention than ever to what goes into your body.

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Infants and Toddlers

You want to do everything you can to soothe your infant or toddler when they’re sick, and OTCs can help. Know how to treat their symptoms at home, and when it’s best to visit a healthcare provider.