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Over doses aspirin on children?

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kaismama 7 May 2012

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white pearl 7 May 2012

side effect of aspirin on children on over doses

kaismama 7 May 2012

First a child should not be given aspirin, unless its for rheumatoid arthrits. A small child will suffer overdose fairly rapidly, it doesn't take much. Vomiting and drowsiness are usually the first thing you'd see. If an overdose is suspected in a small child, like if they got in the aspirin, they should be taken to the er before any symptoms even occur. I worked in er years ago when kids were given baby aspirin, and I washed out many a stomach. free discount card

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