Acetaminophen Dosing For Infants And Children Infographic

It is important to always read and follow the label when giving medicine to your child. This guide will help you give your child the right amount of acetaminophen. If possible, use weight to dose your child; otherwise, use age. If your child is under 2 years of age, be sure to ask your healthcare […]

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The Sitter’s Guide to OTCs Infographic

Time away from the little ones can fill parents with worry, so let your family’s OTC medicines be one less stress. Follow these tips the next time you have a babysitter, so they’ll feel ready for anything, and you’ll feel ready to relax.

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OTCs Are Like Superpowers Infographic

A superhero is nothing without their sidekick! Keep yours safe from danger’s clutches by treating their symptoms safely and keeping over-the-counter medicines out of the wrong hands. Stash these tips in your utility belt for your next over-the-counter mission.

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Candy Confused: Medicines vs Candy Infographic

With little ones, too much candy can sometimes end in tummy aches or toothaches. But if they confuse their candies and cold medicines, the results could be life-threatening. To avoid confusion between your children’s favorite sweets and their meds–which can look, smell, and even taste alike–check out this infographic with tips for keeping your child safe.

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Over-the-Counter First Aid Infographic

When packing your basket for the family picnic, don’t forget a well-stocked first-aid kit! Check out this over-the-counter first-aid packing list and safeguard your summer outings by preparing for accidents.

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Video: Taking and Storing Over-the-Counter Pain Medicines

Choosing and using an over-the-counter (OTC) medicine is just as important as storing it safely. Watch this short film from the Alliance for Aging Research to learn how to use pain relievers and fever reducers safely, how to keep your medicines up and away and out of sight of young children, and what to do when you no […]

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Video: Over-the-Counter Pain Medicines

Millions of families use over-the-counter (OTC) pain relievers and fever reducers to relieve minor aches and pains. With over a thousand non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and acetaminophen-containing medicines, choosing the right one can be overwhelming. Watch this short film courtesy of the Alliance for Aging Research to learn what you need to know about OTC pain medicines and […]

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A Parent’s Guide to Pediatric Dosing Infographic

When little ones are sick, many parents rely on over-the-counter (OTC) medicines to help them feel better. Explore this visual guide to pediatric dosing and tips for parents using OTC medicines with kids. For more information about choosing and using oral OTC cough and cold medicines safely, here are 14 tips for parents using OTC medicines.

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