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Syrup of ipecac is no longer recommended in cases of poisoning. It is not the best treatment for poisoning and the substance can be misused. Keep poisonous substances away from children at all times.

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The information contained on this Web site should not be used as a substitute for the medical care and advice of your pediatrician. There may be variations in treatment that your pediatrician may recommend based on individual facts and circumstances.