Antacid Medication

Antacid Medication

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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Antibiotics

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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Colic Medications

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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Pain Relievers (Analgesics) For Babies

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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