Monika Olczyk, Alicja Sonsala, Krystyna Olczyk

Rola farmaceuty w farmakoterapii gorączki u dzieci jako element opieki farmaceutycznej

Pharmacist’s role in pharmacotherapy fever in children as an element of pharmaceutical care

Fever accompanies many children’s diseases. Due to fever symptoms, it always creates a feeling of justified parent’s fear, anxiety and irritating. Therefore, the educational role of pharmacists is extremely important for parents. It allows to prevent the above mentioned, stressful situations.
Keywords: fever, treatment, antipyretic drugs, paracetamol, ibuprofen.