Daily Archives: August 11, 2014

Imprecise liquid medicine measurements may lead to dosing mistakes

The AP reports that according to a study released in the journal Pediatrics, “droppers and syringes that measure in milliliters” should “be used for liquid medicines – not spoons.” he 300-patient study reveals that “imprecise” measurements of liquid medicines, such as spoonfuls, “can lead to potentially dangerous dosing mistakes.” Continue reading