Children can present several challenges when it comes to taking their medications. Some children may resist taking a liquid medicine due its taste, others may have difficulty swallowing pills. Also, many children have a fear of injections, leads to different problems altogether. Also, many medications aren’t labeled for children. If a medicine isn’t approved for use in infants and children, it typically isn’t available in a suitable pediatric dosage forms.
Dunwoody Pharmacy Can Help With Many Common Pediatric Challenges
Dunwoody Pharmacy custom compounding pharmacy can offer solutions for a variety of childhood conditions, including:
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Diaper Rash
- Fungal Infections
- Head Lice
- Nausea & Vomiting
- Topical Anesthesia
In addition, when it comes to oral medications, Dunwoody Pharmacy can help your child’s medicine go down with less resistance, by compounding oral medications into many pleasantly flavored forms, including:
- Rapid Dissolve Tablets
- “Gummy Shapes”
These are available in a rainbow of colors and flavors that makes it more fun for your child to take the medication.
And, with a healthcare provider’s prescription, we also may be able to compound some children’s drugs into transdermal gels. These gels are applied to an appropriate site, like a child’s wrist, where they are absorbed through the skin to quickly enter the bloodstream.