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Experience:  Clinical Geriatric Pharmacist; Pharmacy Practice Residency training with extensive knowledge in pharmacological treatment of diseases;Special interest in alternative remedies.
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I found some pills on the floor not sure if my daughter 1

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I found some pills on the floor not sure if my daughter 1 1/2 year old ate one Alprazolam is the name
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: No this is from Mexico , I don't take pills might have been my mother in laws it's an anxiety pill I think
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pharmacy
Expert:  Dr. Bridget replied 1 year ago.

Hi! I'm Dr. Bridget.

Do you have any idea what strength the Alprazolam are?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No it was a very small pill
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Dr. Bridget replied 1 year ago.

Ok, well Alprazolam can safely be used in children that young.

If you can tell me about the color, shape and markings on the pill that would be helpful.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Small white swirls on the back
Expert:  Dr. Bridget replied 1 year ago.

Thanks...I am reviewing those now.

Expert:  Dr. Bridget replied 1 year ago.

Those look like the 0.25 mg dose so good news...she will be fine.

Please feel free to ask any further questions. I am here to help:)

Once you're all set, a positive rating is much appreciated. Thanks!

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank youA
Expert:  Dr. Bridget replied 1 year ago.

You are very welcome! Glad to help this evening.

Expert:  Dr. Bridget replied 1 year ago.

Hi! Just checking to see how your daughter is doing. Everything ok since she accidentally swallowed the Alprazolam? Hopefully the info I provided was helpful to you.

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