Journal Article
Study

Tenfold therapeutic dosing errors in young children reported to US poison control centers.

Crouch BI; Caravati EM; Moltz E.

This retrospective review of all exposures in children younger than 6 years found that H2-receptor antagonists and metoclopramide were the most common medication errors reported. Most of the dosing errors occurred at home and in children younger than 12 months.