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Liquid Dosing Accuracy Four-Times Better With Oral Syringes – Study

This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet

Executive Summary

Pediatric OTC and Rx dosage errors reach 43% for parents using a dosing cup but 16.7% with a 0.2 mL oral syringe, according to researchers who say recommending oral syringes over cups, particularly for small doses, should be part of a comprehensive pediatric labeling and dosing strategy.

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