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American Academy of Pediatrics: “Reye’s Syndrome,” “Fever and Pain Medicine: How Much To Give Your Child,” “Cough and Cold Medicine - Not for Children.”
FDA: “Giving Medication to Children,” “How to Dispose of Unused Medicines.”
KidsHealth: “How to Safely Give Ibuprofen,” “How to Safely Give Acetaminophen.”
Harvard Medical School: “Drug Expiration Dates -- Do They Mean Anything?”
Medscape: “Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug (NSAID) Toxicity.”
American Academy of Family Physicians: “Child Safety: Keeping Medicines Out of Reach.”
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