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Medicine For Newborn Meningitis
Newborn meningitis: Newborn meningitis symptoms can vary from pt to pt. And include feeding difficulty, irritability, vomiting, rashes, fullnessof hte soft spots on the head. The baby may not nbecessarily have fever. The baby may also be difficult to wake. But the symptoms may not be classic and you should always seek medicla advsie form your pediatrician asap if you have any concerns. ...Read more
With Antibiotics: With Appropriate antibioticsGet a more detailed answer ›
E. Coli meningitis: E. Coli meningitis in the neonate most commonly occurs between 48 hours and one month after delivery, but usually within 3 months overall. Timing of onset depends on a number of factors including prematurity, surgical procedures performed, trauma, immune status, length of hospitalization, etc. ...Read more
Sepsis : I suggest that your newborn be treated with antibiotics in a NICU. You should speak daily with your treatment team about your baby's progress. Good luck! ...Read more
Continue taking your: Child to early intervention (http://www.Health.Ny.Gov/community/infants_children/early_intervention/) to monitor his hearing & development till age 3, then to your public school district's child find for evaluation, since learning disabilities, fine motor delays & attention problems may not show up till school-age. Severe motor or cognitive impairments would've been found on testing by now. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Child had neonatal meningitis but then develops normally. He is 12 months now; would there still be a risk of brain damage?
Follow up mgt: It is a good indication of recovery that your son is meeting his developmental milestones during his first year. I would recommend that he have a hearing test as part of his office visit, and his management should include detailed developmental, neurologic and audiologic assessments. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can't the after effects of meningitis be reduced to some level, by use of medicines or any medical treatment?
After 5 days of taking medicine and noticeable symptom improvement is it safe to assume that my meningitis is viral?
I heard New drugs for Remylination are available now...Is it true?
Can they help my gf who's suffering from spasm and weakness after meningitis?
Name that drug: if you can name the drug you refer to for remyelination of nerves then, I will be able to look into that and tell you whether it is something that is currently available or in the pipeline. Personally, I have not heard of such drugs being available yet because if they were I'm sure there would've been an incredible amount of buzz throughout the neurology world. All quiet on the Western front. ...Read more
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