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Information about dosing, safe storage, and disposal of over-the-counter (OTC) medicine for children.
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Information about how to safely store medicine out of the reach of children when you are on vacation.
Information for parents about how to safely store medicine out of the reach of children.
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Information for grandparents about how to safely store medicine out of the reach of children.
St. John's wort can affect the way your body processes prescription and over-the-counter drugs. When this happens, your medicine may…
Learn about how drugs can interact with the nutrients in your diet and the supplements you are taking.
Before you take an over-the-counter herbal product or supplement, learn about their safety and effectiveness.
Learn what you need to know about your medicines to help prevent adverse drug reactions.
Learn how to correctly use pressurized canister and pump bottle nasal sprays.
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