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My daughter won't take her medication

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Singledad995 Fri 01-Feb-19 12:39:00

I have a two year old little princess and she's been put on antibiotics (flucloxacillin) but refuses to take it to the point where she is in a screaming fit on the floor I've tried mixing it with a yogurt but you can still taste it as it has a horrible taste to it. I was wondering if anyone had an opinion on what I could try. Thanks

BackToWorkAgain Fri 01-Feb-19 12:44:08

Buy needless syringes and inject the medicine in the back of her mout. Close her mouth and gently pinch her nose closed for two seconds until she swallows.

Also havd a drink of water or juice for her to take a swallow as soon as the medicine has been taken to get rid of the bitter taste.

Speed and no fuss, makes taking medicine much easier.

Good luck.

BackToWorkAgain Fri 01-Feb-19 12:47:52

Try Tesco/Asda pharmacy counteror Boots for syringes.

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