• Either medicine may be swallowed whole with water or another liquid.
  • Pills or tablets can be dissolved under the tongue or between the cheek and the gum.
  • If the oral solution is prescribed, use a specially marked dropper that comes with the solution to measure the correct dose. The solution can be mixed with liquid or soft food, or put under the tongue or between the cheek and gum./li>
  • It’s important to follow your health care provider’s directions and have a plan with them on just how much to take, when to use it, and how often it can be used. Then write down each time you take a dose so you can make sure that you don’t take too much.
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