Children’s antibiotics should taste good


As the song goes, a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down. But for today’s parents, convincing children to take a liquid antibiotic calls for more than just sugar. It often requires creative tactics such as bribing and coaxing children into taking the medicine, which may lead to feelings of frustration for parents and kids.
Antibiotics are used to treat bacterial infections such as ear infections, which are very common in young children. Every year, more than 5 mil...

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