Assessment of acceptability of medicinal dry syrups to infants
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Poster
- By: ISAWA, Minae (Kyoritsu University of Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Department, Tokyo, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Nakashima, Emi (Kyoritsu University of Pharmacy, TOKYO, Japan)
Mochizuki (Kyoritsu University of Pharmacy, TOKYO, Japan)
Purpose. Refusal of oral medicinal drugs by infants is a considerable problem for their mothers. We conducted a questionnaire survey to assess the acceptability to infants of various medicinal dry syrups alone or mixed with various fluids, in order to estimate compliance.
Methods. A questionnaire was completed by 48 mothers whose infants were.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.