Ask the Pediatric Pharmacist
Ask the Pediatric Pharmacist is a resource for questions about children and
medicine. To ask a question, simply complete the personal information section of
the response form below, and type your question into the space provided. When
you are finished, within a few days you will receive a complete and thorough
reply from one of Children’s certified pharmacists.
You can ask us anything. Questions such as, “What should I do if we missed a dose
of my child’s antibiotic?” or “Can I take ibuprofen if I am breast feeding?” are
all fair game. So, let us know how we can help. After all, If You Have Kids, be
Glad You Have Children's.
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC's Ask the Pediatric
Pharmacist is intended to be a resource for general questions about children and
medicine. Information that is provided through Ask the Pediatric Pharmacist is
given without actual knowledge of the medical status, allergies or other
medications taken by you or your child. The information provided should never be
used as a replacement for direct and specific consultation with a physician or
pharmacist. You should contact or see a professional health care provider if you
have any specific questions about your child's medical condition, medication or
possible drug reactions.
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