Infographic: 5 ways to help kids ingest medication
As if toilet training, tying shoes and riding a bike aren’t enough, teaching children to swallow pills and hideous tasting liquid meds can be a challenge.
Here are a few tricks you and your medical team can offer to frustrated parents:
Tilting the head
Using throat spray
Starting with small sizes and working your way up
This infographic, shared by Advocate Health, has encouraging advice that health care providers can pass along to patients:
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This article was first published in August 2016.