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Proper Medication Use for You and Your Child with Special Health Care Needs

Video Index

0:00 - Introductions

2:04 - Doctor, pharmacist, and your child's current medication

5:58 - Medication for children

9:50 - Examples of children's medications

16:37 - Adult medicine and children

18:34 - Reading medication labels

20:07 - Giving medications according to directions

38:40 - Storing medications

48:40 - How do I cut a pill in half?

55:30 - Medications at school and daycare

57:42 - Keeping track of medications

58:55 - Giving medications that are not swallowed

59:40 - Seeing the same pharmacist

1:01:07 - Talking with the pharmacist

1:03:51 - Asking questions when picking up medications 

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Wyoming Institute for Disabilities

Dept. 4298; 1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-2761

Toll Free: (888) 989-9463

TeleType: (800) 908-7011

Fax: (307) 766-2763

Email: uwwind@uwyo.edu

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