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Taking Medicines Safely (ASHP)

Campaign Series: Choosing Wisely
Medical Category: Drugs
Article Type: Advice
Language: Plain English
Affiliation: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
Format: PDF
Most recent update: 06/01/2017
It is very important to take the right dose, especially for children. It is more precise to measure medicines in milliliters, instead of using a kitchen spoon. So use the dosing device that comes with the medicine.
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