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My 8 year old daughter, who weighs 50 lbs has a uti. she is on amoxicillin 250mg/5ml. she gets 9ml three times daily. is this correct dosage for her?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Adequate: It may seem a lot because your using a less concentrated med, but this is the proper dose for a UTI using this med.
Last updated Jun 8, 2017


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