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autistic son not consuming meds

I got this email from a friend:

Do you think you could ask a question to the Epilepsy Foundation. How to get an autistic person to take his meds.
Wesley just refuses to take his med, keeps spitting them out. We hide it in apple sauce. Still spits them out, we get some down. Only a few we can crush, the others are capsules and ER Depakote. Don’t even know if he’d take a liquid.

Anyone have advice or support for this parent?

Mike

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