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Why people and parents prefer SymptomMD.

The symptom care guides are derived from the telephone protocols used by more than 400 hospital- and health plan-based nurse advice lines and by 90% of pediatric practices. They have been tested on over 150 million symptom calls.


  • The content is designed with patient safety as the highest priority
  • Each care guide is reviewed by physicians, specialists and nurses for accuracy. The annual review and updates also incorporate parent and consumer feedback regarding clarity and ease of use.

Easy 3-step navigation:

  1. Choose the most appropriate symptom care guide.
  2. Use the symptom decision chart to find the recommended action.
  3. Follow the self care advice to manage minor illnesses & injuries at home.

Immediate Connections
Connect to 911, your doctor, your child’s doctor or nearby Emergency Department are available if you have phone service.

Dosage tables
One-touch access to the recommended dosage for common over-the-counter medications.

Photos and illustrations (159 in all)
The images help you identify symptoms (e.g. rashes), injuries and common causes of bites & stings. First aid illustrations support proper interim care.
A Poison Ivy image can help you identify symptoms, injuries and commen causes of rashes, bites and stings.
Disclaimer: The information provided with SymptomMD and KidsDoc is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment; it is for informational purposes only. Talk with your healthcare provider about any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.
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