Medicines That May Cause a Rash in Children

Reviewed by Renee A. Alli, MD on June 25, 2019

Children react to medicines in different ways. Some kids may get a rash from medicines that include:

If your child gets a rash after starting a new medicine, stop giving the medicine and schedule a visit with the pediatrician. It's important that the rash is assessed - and that if it is a result of the medication, it becomes part of your child's medical record and an alternative treatment is sought. 


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