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Mrs. Smith, 75, has difficulty swallowing a her daughter tells you that she has been crushing this tablet and mixing it with her food. Get help at The daughter is concerned that her mother may not be receiving all the medicine, as the food now tastes bitter (from the medication) and she may not be eating all of it. What is your response to Mrs. Smith’s daughter? Is it safe to crush an enteric coated tablet? Explain your answer an enteric-coated tablet .While you are taking Mrs. Smith history, 68.Sally is 6 months old and needs several immunizations to be given IM as recommended by the CDC.In what position should Sally be placed ?What muscle group should the allied health care professional choose for giving medication? Should medication be mixed if the health care provider does not order mixing? Since these medications are to be given IM, what angle should be used for needle insertion?