Medication Administration Permission for Over-the-Counter Topical Medications and Fluoridated Toothpaste
Parent/guardian must authorize staff to apply over-the-counter, topical ointments, topical teething ointment or gel, insect repellents, lotions, creams, powders, and fluoridated toothpaste. Sunscreen and baby lotion are examples. Only accept items in their original containers and clearly labeled with the child’s name. Keep insect repellents in locked storage and all other items out of reach of children when not in use.