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Dosage And Duration Of Fenistil Drops In Infants
Call poison control: If you or someone else has taken too much of any medicine, call poison control and find out what to do and ow much is dangerous. Call 1-800-222-1222 ...Read more
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
Fenistil drops: The drops are safe and are not known to have side effects ...Read more
No: Dairy (particularly cold milk or ice cream) is a mucogenic (mucus producing food), but typically this is a fairly mild effect and does not result in increased ear infections, although it may result in some temporary congestion. This mucus producing response may be more pronounced in some patients and can be mistaken for a milk allergy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
In midst of cluster immunotherapy. High dosage today and experiencing increased nasal congestion. Will taking a decongestant reverse effects?
Cold & allergy: You need to read the contents of the cold medicines. Soem already have allergy medicines inside of them as well. You shouls take your medicines you usully use for cold and the allergy medicine to your docotor and have him/her tell you how to use them if at all, in combination. ...Read more
Stomach irritation: We usually recommend waiting until about 6 months before starting to use Ibuprofen for babies for fever or pain. It can cause irritation of the stomach, and in rare cases it can interfere with platelet function. Always ask a doctor for the correct dose. Dose should be based on the baby's weight , not age. ...Read more
Is severity of withdrawal from antipsychotics linked to duration of use or just dosage?will taking a low dose have the same effect after 1yr as 1mnth?
Duration matters: But that's a general statement. Each drug, each person, other conditions, other medications all matter too. It's best if you have a relationship w/ the prescribing doctor from the start, but now is a good time to try to create one if you don't. They might help you do this most safely and effectively. I wish more people though ahead about this issue, but... Thinking later is better than not at all. ...Read more
My child has a cough & severe congestion. Can I give them a dose of Delsym for the cough & Benadryl+congestion for the cocongestion at the same time?
Cough: Hi, thanks for the question, from the way your profile is filled out, it appears that you are under the age of 18. I am only permitted to answer questions on HealthTap to patients 18 years or older. Also, I'd like to direct your question to a pediatrician as I'm a general internist and only treat adults. Sorry I couldn't be of more help. ...Read more
Can one build up a tolerance to either Alrex (loteprednol) and Pred Forte eye drops over time, decreasing their effectiveness?
Probably not: Alrex (loteprednol) is extremely weak and you would not be likely to notice the difference. Pred Forte has a good deal of anti-inflammatory strength but is a cognate of a natural hormone so you would not lose response. The condition you are treating might get more severe however which you would interpret as the drop losing effectiveness. ...Read more
What is the adult dosage of mucosolvan syrup in the case of productive cough ? Started today only - no fever.
Mucosolvan: It depends on the age of the person taking the medicine. On the manufacture's website it states that for an adult, one dose is 30 mg. It doesn't give the concentration of the syrup so I can't be more specific. Check the package insert for dosing instructions or consult with your pharmacist or physician for more details. ...Read more
What is the recommended dosage and frequency of tempra (acetaminophen) 120mg/5ml for a 3 yr old weighing 15.5kg?
Will taking a small dose of children's liquid Benadryl (diphenhydramine) ease excess phlegm in the throat due to cold symptoms?
Do the antihistamine nose sprays and the steroid sprays lose their effectiveness over time? Should I alternate, using one type of spray each month?
Should not: These sprays should not lose their effectiveness over time. Some people need both in combination. I would suggest using the antihistamine spray and adding in the steroid spray when your symptoms are not controlled. It may take a couple of days to feel the full effect of the steroid spray. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on size: Montelukast, called singulair (montelukast) and now available as generic medicine, starts at 4 mg of granules for youngsters 1 year old and up. At about 3 years we go to the chewable 4 mg tablet. At about 7 or 8, kids often go to the 5 mg chewable and teens and adults go to the 10 mg tablet. Your doctor can check the dose for you based on the child's weight. ...Read more
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