medication safety, Parenting, Quick Tips :-), Small Doses

Small Dose #6 – Medication Conversions

I felt it was necessary to provide a resource of medication conversions based on my last post about Medication Safety. Children depend on their parents to keep them safe and healthy. Don't let them down! 1/4 tsp = 1.25cc 1/2 tsp = 2.5 cc 3/4 tsp = 3.75 cc 1 tsp = 5 cc 1… Continue reading Small Dose #6 – Medication Conversions

medication safety, Parenting

Medication safety, Do not give Infants meds!

Being a parent is a HUGE responsibility. I'm not so sure everyone takes this responsibility as seriously as they should. I had a call last night from a Mom of a 3 month old that had given too much Benadryl to the child. I was rather concerned for this child and instructed the mother to call Poison Control. I have… Continue reading Medication safety, Do not give Infants meds!