Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Concerned father | 2007/02/20

Q.

my child swallowed a birth control pill

My 2 year old son managed to get the medicine cabinet open and found my wifes birth control pills. three pills were missing, but we found two! My concern is what happens if he did swallow a pill?
thanks in advance
P.s its an active pill thats missing!

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is very common and a warning that children get hold of medicines very easily.He should suffer no long term adverse effects, but I would advise you to ask your paediatrician to see him.

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