Tag: antibiotics side effects

Antibiotic side effects in children results in 70,000 ER visits yearly according to Consumer Reports. Here’s what you need to know.

Antibiotic side effects in children results in 70,000 ER visits yearly according to Consumer Reports.  Here’s what you need to know. Even though parents and doctors have been educated over the past 20-30 years about antibiotics, they are often overused.  While they can be the miracle cure for some problems, the truth is that overusing these miracle drugs can cause reactions, destroy the normal flora in the gut and even land your child in the ER. Consumer Reports has been studying this problem and has some great advice for parents wishing to avoid an antibiotic created problems or future problems Read More »