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Acetaminophen Dose Infant
What is the proper doseage of infants pain relief suspension drops containing 160mg/5ml of acetaminophen?
10mg/kg or ~ 5mg/lb: For example, a 20lb 1yo would get 5mg x20lb or 100mg. ...Read more
Dose of acetaminophe: The dose is 0.8 ml of drops, can be given every 4 hours if needed for temp. ...Read more
It sounds like my 4mo picked up my sinus cold. I picked up some pediacare acetaminophen for infants 0-36 but out doesn't say how much to give?
Is it ok to take Bromfed dm cough syrup with infant acetaminophen? Is there a waiting period before giving between the two?
Infant age 1 fever n gave panadol , fever went off last for 2hr . Fever came back again n gave panadol n it also last for another 2 hrs. So now worry.
expected pattern: A child with a fever producing illness will run that fever in some pattern until the illness is gone.This would seldom be less than a few days. Acetaminophen is expected to suppress the fever by a degree or so while it is in the system, but it does not "fix" the illness. If the kid fails to drink well enough to void every 6 hours, refuses to play, or other bothersome symptoms, have it evaluated. ...Read more
Good day! my son has a fever since lastnight, always 38 degrees celsius never go down eventhough im giving him paracetamol tempra infant drops, his 6 mo?
Fever: Infants meet every virus in the world. They are allways "snotty nosed kids" until the age of 5 yrs. A fever is an immune response and treating those low temps (under 103) may actually inhibit the childs immune response to the illness. Since 90% are viral, and relatively innocent, let the baby handle it, itself for a couple of days. If your worried, check with you dr. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
3-4 ml: The range is usually 10 mg-15 mg/kg which for a 9 kg kid would be 3-4 ml of this product. ...Read more
I have a 9 month old baby girl. I accidentally bought children's acetametiphen instead of infant's. Do I need to go exchange it or is there a dosage appropriate for infants?
Fine to use : As long as the proper dosage per weight is given, it doesn't matter what preparation you use. The infant drop preparation is more concentrated & helps moms who struggle with kids to get the medicine down. Verify the concentration of the product you bought. Most have 160mg/5ml. The average 9m girl @ ~19lb would get 1/2 tsp every 6-8h. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What would the acetaminophen dose be for a healthy teething 26lb 9 month old? His pediatrician has approved the use but back when he was 18lbs.
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