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Over-the-Counter Medicine References

(1) Phenylpropanolamine (PPA) from the FDA
(2) Herbal Chart (seizures) from the Epilepsy Coalition from New York State
(3) Dietary Supplements, Warnings and Safety Information, from the FDA
(4) Chromium: Dietary Supplement Fact Sheet from the NIH, Office of Dietary Supplements (August 2005)
(5) Over-the-Counter Medicines, What's Right for You? from the FDA
(6) Kava Consumer Advisory from the FDA
(7) Hold your own against colds & flu from WebMD
(8) Salicylates from Medline Plus a service of the National Library of Medicine and the National Institute of Health
NPPR--Nurse Practitioners' Prescribing Reference, pg.48, Fall 2005
(10)Acetaminophen--Watch Dosage in Children from the Mayo Clinic
(11) Alcohol Alert from the US Department of Health and Human Services
(12) Over-the-Counter Weight Loss Products from the Mayo Clinic
(13) Kids Health for Parents from the Nemours Foundation
(14) Common Over-the-Counter Medications from the American Academy of Pediatrics

--Written by N Thompson, ARNP September 2005

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