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Commonly Prescribed Drugs for Kids

Doctors prescribe a number of medications to treat kids with ear and sinus infections, ADHD, allergies, and more. Educate yourself about the common drugs your kids may need to stay healthy.
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Phenergan Drug Warning in Children
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Have Your Kids Been Prescribed an Off-Label Drug?
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ADHD Medications If Your Child Can't Swallow Pills
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How to Make Swallowing Pills Easier for Children
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Homeopathic Medicines for Children
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Review the 30 Most Prescribed Drugs in Pediatrics
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What You Should Know About Your Child's Allergy Treatments
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What You Need to Know About Adderall for ADHD
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Which Kids Over-the-Counter Medicines Do You Need?
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Allegra Side Effects and Dosing for Children
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If Your Child Has Allergies, Can Zyrtec Help?
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What You Should Know About Singulair for Children With Allergies
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Common and Serious Antibiotic Side Effects in Children
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Common Side Effects of Certain Pediatric Drugs
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Focalin XR Uses, Side Effects, and Abuse
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Amoxil Can Treat Infections in Children
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Are Your Child's Allergy Medicines Not Working?