Pediatric Over-the-Counter Medicines: Questions from Parents and Caretakers
Our Pharmacists Answer Your Questions about OTCs for Your Kids
Being sick isn’t fun for anyone, but when it’s your child who isn’t feeling well, you might feel additional anxiety. You not only care about them being safe and healthy—you also just hate to see them not feeling good.
When you visit us for over-the-counter medicines for your child’s cold, cough, or fever, we want to make sure all your questions are answered. With so many over-the-counter medicines to choose from, it’s not always easy to know which ones are best for your child’s situation, or how best to take them. Our pharmacists have years of experience, and most of us have kids of our own at home, too. We’re here to help—we want to simplify the process of figuring out how to give your child the best help they can get to feel better. Read on for the most common questions we get about pediatric over-the-counter medicines, and our answers.