Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Carol | 2011/09/26

Q.

son cannot swallow strattera

Please can you assist me with my son. He is on strattera 25mg in morning, 5mg risperlet monring &  evening and 5ml convulex morning &  evening. He cannot swallow, I have tried hiding it in his yoghurt but he spits it out, I open the capsule and the he ends up throwing up. Can I change it to the eveing or is there something else we can do.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Try him on an Omega 3 rich supplement instead such as Eye Q. I hope that he will take this supplement.

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