“CVS and Walgreens confirmed Monday that they are limiting purchases of children’s pain and fever medication. A Walgreens spokesperson told Nexstar that the decision was due to ‘increased demand and various supplier challenges,’ and that pediatric fever reducing products are ‘seeing constraint across the country.’

There is currently no widespread, national shortage so supplies may vary from one community to another.

‘In an effort to help support availability and avoid excess purchases, we put into effect an online only purchase limit of six per online transaction for all over-the-counter pediatric fever reducers,’ the spokesperson added…

There is currently a two product limit on all children’s pain relief products at all CVS Pharmacy locations and cvs.com, Gattuso confirmed.”