Are steroids safe for infants?

Answer No, never give steroids to an infant.

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Are there any safe steroids?

On One Hand: Steroids Have a Medical UseSteroids are sometimes prescribed for certain medical conditions, especially steroids with anti-inflammatory properties, according to the Mayo Clinic. As lon... Read More »

Are expired steroids safe to use?

On One Hand: Expiration Dates Are GuidelinesAccording to the Harvard Medical School Family Health Guide, studies performed by the Food and Drug Administration in cooperation with the United States ... Read More »

Is Prevacid safe for infants?

On One Hand: Prevacid is Safe for ChildrenInfants as young as 1 year old can take Prevacid safely for the treatment of GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease). Children under the age of 18 can also ... Read More »

Are CAT scans safe for infants?

Of course there are some risks involved in a CT Scan on an infant but the benefits generally outweigh the risks. The risk is very very small. Your baby will have a lead blanket over his entire body... Read More »