Medications

Pain Relievers (Analgesics) for Babies There is nothing is more heart wrenching as a parent than thinking your precious baby is in pain.  You will want to give her something that provides relief.  Know the effects and risks of giving painkillers.  Learn about the different types of painkillers, how they work and potential side effects.
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Colic Medications If you suspect your baby has colic, you’re going to reach out for anything that will make help her feel better.  This article describes the various medications used as a treatment for infant colic, how they work and potential side effects.
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Antibiotics The development of antibiotics was the most significant medical break-through of the 20th century.  The overuse of antibiotics has reduced their effectiveness.  Learn how antibiotics work, conditions they can treat and those they can’t, common side effects, and how to use antibiotics responsibly.
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Antidepressants The many myths surrounding antidepressant medications can turn some people off taking them.  If you’re suffering from depression, don’t be misled by myths.  Find out more about the different types of antidepressants and how they work, and make an informed decision.  
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Antacid medications Antacids and acid suppressing medications continue to increase in popularity as a treatment for troubled infant behavior assumed to be due to acid reflux.  But are these medications helpful?  Learn about the different types of medications that treat reflux, how they work and possible side effects.  
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