Category Archives: Medication

My son suffers from very bad hives and the prescribed medication does not seem to work.

My one-year-old son woke up the other morning covered in hives. They were all over his belly and sides and a few on his back. By the afternoon they had spread to his entire torso area front and back and … Continue reading

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Is it possible my nystagmus was caused by the medication I was prescribed?

I was born with hydrocephalus and went to the hospital to have a shunt put in. I was also given phenobarb to control the hydrocephalic seizures. Shortly after that I was diagnosed with both nystagmus and stigmatism. I was just … Continue reading

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Is there a way to medicate my teenager without him knowing about it?

My 15-year-old son refuses to take concerta 54 mg prescribed to him by his doctor. Is there a way to put it in his system without him knowing about it? No, I would not advise this at all. I would … Continue reading

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How can I help my daughter transition from children’s medication to pills?

My twelve-year-old daughter is getting too old to take children’s medication, but she finds it virtually impossible to swallow a pill. If she has a fever or prescription, we have a very difficult time getting her medication into her. How … Continue reading

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