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Makers of OTC Medicines Respond to Pediatrics Study on Units of Measurement on Liquid Medicines

July 17, 2014
The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) released a statement Wednesday in response to the Pediatrics study “Unit of Measurement Used and Parent Medication Dosing Errors,” which found that parents who used milliliter-only units made fewer dosing errors than those who used teaspoon or tablespoon units.
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