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Can You Give A 2 Month Old Tylenol
2 month old grandson got shot today and is uncomfortable can we give tylenol and how much? Can 2 month old have tylenol and what is does
You : You can give tylenol for discomfort and fever, which is 100.4f. It's dosed based on weight. Generally, for 6-11 lbs or less than 4 months old, the dose is 1.25ml every 4 hours as needed for the 160mg/5ml formulation. Please verify the strength before giving the medicine to your grandson. It's best, however, if the child develops a fever, to speak to his doctor to make sure it's not something worrisome. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Al little young: While infant tylenol is not recommended by the manufacturer until 2 years of age it is used and if so the dose in millilitres for the weight you have given is a total of 9 ml in divided doses over 24 hours. That is a very conservative dose so check with the child's pediatrician. Tylenol should always be based on weight and not age in children. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
I have a 2 month old son who is due for his first immunizations next week. Should I give him tylenol first?
No: The vaccines of today have improved greatly and cause much less reactions. There are also some articles suggesting that if you give tylenol before or at the time of the vaccination (particularly dpt) there is less of an immune response. Give tylenol after the shots only if he/she has a fever or soreness of the leg. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
My 2 month old is fussy and has a lot of phlegm he has been able to sleep he has been coughing too can I give him some infant tylenol ?
Not advised: Your baby may have an upper respiratory or lower respiratory infection. I would advise, baby nasal saline and gently removing the nasal mucus and checking the temperature. If there is a temperature of 100.4 or more, please see your physician. T If there is wheezing or a hacking cough, vomiting or any respiratory distress, please seek medical care from you pediatrician. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
My 2 month old is running a 101.7 fever taken under the arm out. No she has not had her shots yet! Can I give her Tylenol?
ER ER ER: A 2 month old who has a fever over 101 should be evaluated by your pediatrician or an emergency room immediately. Young infants can not localize infection and need to have special tests done to be sure that their infections are not serious. Good Luck to you. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Is it ok that i gave my 2 month old tylenol a couple hours after he had his shots? He doesn't have a fever but i suspect he's in pain.
You can, but . . .: You can certainly give your kiddo tylenol after his immunizations. The dose in 15 mg per kilogram of weight every 4 hours. The tylenol will certainly help with the pain, however we also know it will decrease the overall immune response to the immunization. What this means long term is not known, but does make me tell my patient not to use tylenol unless there is fever or obvious signs of pain. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
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