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This blog is intended to provide accurate and useful information about the use of medicines for the pediatric population, including infants, children, and adolescents under 18 years of age. The viewpoints expressed in this blog are the sole professional opinions of the blog owner, Edward Bell, PharmD, BCPS. Dr. Bell has no financial interest in any of the medicines and products described in this blog site. The primary, and only, reasoning underlying the discussions and descriptions in this blog for pediatric medical conditions is solely to improve infants’, children’s, and adolescents’ health and wellbeing.

The intended audience of this blog is the general public, including parents, grandparents, and other caregivers of infants, children, and adolescents. This site will include language describing the non-advisory, non-diagnostic, and non-treatment role of this blog. This blog is intended for information purposes only, and is not meant for treatment recommendations or diagnostic information for any specific infant, child, or adolescent.

This blog is not intended to, and should not be relied upon, to provide medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. It serves only as a general source of information for the safe and effective use of the medications specifically described herein in pediatric populations, and, as such, the information contained wherein should not be considered complete. Information on this site is not a substitute for professional medical advice on diagnosis and, or, treatment for your infant, child, or adolescent. Please promptly seek out, and follow, advice given by your child’s physician or other health care provider. Any reliance placed on the information contained in this blog is at your own risk, and Drake University assumes no responsibility or liability for how readers of this blog choose to use the information contained within.