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Engaging with families about medicines #RCPCH17

23 May 2017

At this year’s RCPCH annual conference in Birmingham (24th-26th May 2017) parents from the children’s charity WellChild will be leading a workshop about the benefits of working with parents / carers to ensure the best outcomes for young patients.  

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What do I need to know about sodium valproate and pregnancy?

22 March 2017

In light of recent concerns about the potentially harmful effects of some anti-epileptic drugs – particularly sodium valproate – on an unborn baby, Medicines for Children has developed an information leaflet specifically for girls and young women about the risks of becoming pregnant while taking valproate.

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"As a parent/carer you want to be confident you’re doing it correctly with accurate information and not putting your child at risk."
Leanne Cooper

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