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Drugs & Medication

Information regarding children and medications.

Deadly Drug Side Effects

Drug side effects can be deadly in children under 2 Last Updated: 2002-11-05 11:06:07 -0400 (Reuters Health) By Natalie Engler NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Medications used to treat either a mother or child played a role in nearly 6,000 serious side effects,...

Kids on Behavioral Meds

The Child Advocate is devoted to children and the parents and professionals that work with them and advocate for them. Children on medication for behavioral problems is a major concern for parents. The information presented at this site is for general use only and is...

Children and Psychiatric Medication – a multimodal presentation

Medications for the Child a multimodal presentation A Presentation from Penn State College of Medicine   Highlights of the presentation on psychiatric medication for the child include: Medication in ADHD, Anxiety and Depression Multimodal Treatment Study of Children...

Risperidone Tolerability in Children

Presented at the American Psychiatric Association, 2002 Annual Meeting Hong Chen, M.D., Department of Psychiatry, Hershey Medical Center; Christopher A. Petersen, M.D. Introduction: Little published data is available to determine the tolerability of Risperidone in...

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