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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Mondoa
39 years experience Pediatrics
Know the child's wt: If you know the child's weight in pounds: 7mg/lb. If you know the weight in kilos, 15mg/kg. May be dosed every 4-6 hours as needed. For an infant kee ... Read More
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Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on the age: There is a wide range of dosages for children under 2 years old. It can be calculated by exact age or child's weight.
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Dr. Philip Ewing
18 years experience Pediatrics
5ml of suspension: Tylenol (generic: acetaminophen) packaging provides a safe place to start: 2-3 year olds can take 5ml (160mg) every 4 hours for pain or fever. Be sure ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Fever control: For your son you can use ibuprofen, for your daughter you can push fluid and control fever through woarm baths
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Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Doubt this?: Either the thermometer is wrong or the med did work. The thing to note is how is the child doing.? The child should be taken to the pediatrician to ma ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Tylenol (acetaminophen): Since it has been 12 hours since the last dose you can give it now.
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A male asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
You need to seek hel: You should seek more advanced help. Please get to a clinic and get off of IV drugs! Treat the underlying problem and then you won't have to chase cott ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Seck
16 years experience Pediatrics
Time to see doctor: I'm not sure exactly what your question is, but it sounds like she needs to be seen if she's had fever over 102 for four days. If you're unable to ge ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
A few things.: Treat your symptoms. Consider taking a cough suppressant such as dextromethorphan, a nasal decongestant such as pseudo ephedrine, a non steroidal ant ... Read More
A 9-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Headache: Take your son to the ER or see your doctor to find ou the cause of his severe pain
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
See your FamilyDoc: So the good news is that Motrin & Tylenol (acetaminophen) can break your fever. The bad news is that you're still sick after 4 days. Best recommen ... Read More
A 4-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Cannot diagnose: They may have had a mild viral uri, allergies, or something entirely different. It is impossible to diagnose illnesses without seeing patients, and fu ... Read More
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