Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

toddler accidentally swallowed ibuprofen pill

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Overdose: If you got your pill back, he will be quite fine and the bottle kept out of reach in future. A single dose would-be unlikely to cause damage.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Ringrose
58 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes definitly: Aspirin, ibuprofen, potassium pills and others can cause small ulcers. In some people the pills get stuck in the tonsils but some people have pocke ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bin Sung
Dr. Bin Sung answered
34 years experience Pediatrics
>110mg: The recommended dosage for a 25lb kid is from 55mg to 110 mg. 1tsp (5ml) of children's Ibuprofen equals to 100mg. The dosing interval is every 6-8 ho ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenthal
21 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: They can safely be given together in most situations to an otherwise healthy toddler.
A 1-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kanan Modi
42 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: You can use it sometimes when she is not consolable but try to find out , why she is fussy , may be she is teething . We need to know if she has any o ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes : Ibuprofen 7 antibiotics do not interfere with each other so they can be taken at the same time.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Go to hospital now: Lethargy in anyone, much less a toddler, with fever who's puking is never a good thing and shouldn't be managed at home. This is not something that ca ... Read More
1
1 thank
A member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Q-tips should NEVER be inserted in an infants ear canal.At best you get a little wax out, but the relative size makes them work like a cannon ram rod, ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Breathing difficulty: If there is breathing difficulty, then please see a clinic or hospital. Treatment with both Tylenol every 4 hours and ibuprofen every six hours may re ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 3-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Usually yes: Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) can be used in toddlers to relieve pain, inflammation, or fever. The youngest age for using ibuprofen is age 6 months. The d ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month