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Doctor insights on: Orange Triaminic Recall

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Can you tell me about it's like to use triaminic infant syrup for infant?

Can you tell me about it's like to use triaminic infant syrup for infant?

OTC medicine: No antihistamines, decongestants, or cough medicines are recommended for infants. They have an increased chance of side effects from these medicines. Try saline nasal drops ...Read more

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Can you take Zicam and triaminic thin strips together? I have a cold and I've been taking Zicam regularly, I would like to take a triaminic thin strip. Will this cause any reaction or any side effects?

Can you take Zicam and triaminic thin strips together? I have a cold and I've been taking Zicam regularly, I would like to take a triaminic thin strip. Will this cause any reaction or any side effects?

According: According to drugs. Com, there are no interactions listed for these two medications. However, I would not recommend the use of Zicam nasal gel for a cold. It has been implicated in causing the loss of the sense of smell and the fda pulled it from store shelves in 2009. ...Read more

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Is children triaminic pain reliever good for earache?

Is children triaminic pain reliever good for earache?

Pain reliever: As a pain reliever, it may help with the pain of an ear ache. However, the pain is likely to return as the medicine wears off, so be prepared to medicate multiple times. See your doctor so the child can get started on appropriate medicine if indicated after the offending ear is examined. ...Read more

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Can I give my 4 year old children's triaminic night time cold & cough medicine?

Can I give my 4 year old children's triaminic night time cold & cough medicine?

Cold preparations: Over the counter cold medicines do not reduce symptoms enough to risk the side effects including changes in heart rate and blood pressure. Try humidifier, lots of liquids (chicken soup!) and ice pops. And see your doctor if he is very uncomfortable. Best of luck and get well soon! ...Read more

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My Daughter Has a cough. Is 4yrs. Can I give her children's triaminic night cough n cold with diphenhydramine & phenylephrine if so what dose?

My Daughter Has a cough. Is 4yrs. Can I give her children's triaminic night cough n cold with diphenhydramine & phenylephrine if so what dose?

Cold medicine: Check with your pediatrician first: depends if she has any other medical issues. (Also note: Avoid raw honey intake in children under 12 months of age given risk of Clostridium bacteria) ...Read more

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Can I take children's triaminic syrup day time cold and cough, or children's triaminic syrup long acing cough while pregnant? I'm 11 weeks and 2 days pregnant

Can I take children's triaminic syrup day time cold and cough, or children's triaminic syrup long acing cough while pregnant? I'm 11 weeks and 2 days pregnant

According: According to drugs. Com, triaminic is a category b drug which means that it is considered fairly safe for you and the baby during pregnancy. You can also discuss the risks and benefits of taking this medication with your ob/gyne. Good luck! ...Read more

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I gave my 7 year old children's pain and fever at 10:30 can I give him triaminic cold and cough?

I gave my 7 year old children's pain and fever at 10:30 can I give him triaminic cold and cough?

Yes, but check the: Ingredient label for acetaminophen. The formulation of Triaminic Cough and Cold that I am familiar with does not have acetaminophen, but does have a decongestant and antihistamine, which may be helpful if your child has a lot of nasal congestion. ...Read more

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Is it okay to give a 1.5 year old Triaminic? What is good for a persistent cough likely from allergies?

Is it okay to give a 1.5 year old Triaminic? What is good for a persistent cough likely from allergies?

It depends: Children's Triaminic products can be given to a child of 18 months but only those with acetaminophen/dextromethorphan. Children's Triaminic products with pseudoephedrine (decongestant) or chlorpheniramine (antihistamine) should not be given to children under six years. If allergies are thought to be present than you need an antihistamine like cetirizine for children. Check with your pediatrician. ...Read more

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I gave my 6 year old son 2 100 mg jr strength ibprofen chewables for his fever. Can I give Triaminic nighttime cold and cough for his cold/cough with?

I gave my 6 year old son 2 100 mg jr strength ibprofen chewables for his fever. Can I give Triaminic nighttime cold and cough for his cold/cough with?

See Your Doctor Now: Important details of your son's illness are not given including duration of fever/cough, further description of upper respiratory symptoms, characteristics of cough, eg. wheezing, phlegm, past medical history, and more. Both viruses and bacteria cause these symptoms but are treated differently. OTC Meds are not recommended without further evaluation. See doctor now for correct diagnosis/treatment ...Read more

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My child is vomiting an has a low fever with stomach pains. On no med happen early this morning I gave her triaminic

My child is vomiting an has a low fever with stomach pains. On no med happen early this morning I gave her triaminic

Prob a virus: Keep well hydrated with small frequent amt of fluid, Gatorade, pedis lute. There is no need for triaminic. Tepid water bath will help the fever.should pass. ...Read more

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2.5 hours ago we gave our 3.7 yrs old triaminic night time cold and cough (2.5 ml). Now he has 100.2 f fever and gave him ibuprofen (5ml). Is it safe?

2.5 hours ago we gave our 3.7 yrs old triaminic night time cold and cough (2.5 ml). Now he has 100.2 f fever and gave him ibuprofen (5ml). Is it safe?

Yes: Always make sure that the ingredients in one drug don't overlap with the other, so you avoid overdosing (classically, it was very easy to overdose on tylenol due to the amount of acetaminophen-containing medications). There does not appear to be overlap between these two. Hope he feels better! ...Read more

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My 7 mo old baby girl has had 99.6 fever for 3 days. She also has a runny nose. She's been on baby triaminic since saturday. What should we do?

My 7 mo old baby girl has had 99.6 fever for 3 days. She also has a runny nose. She's been on baby triaminic since saturday. What should we do?

Make her comfortable: A temperature of 99.6 is not considered a "fever". If the baby triaminic is for fever reduction, stop using it! It sounds as if she has a cold, for which you can make sure that she receives adequate amounts of fluids. Also, keeping her head slightly elevated and using a humidifier or vaporizer with keep the mucus loose. Saline nose drops and bulb to remove mucus. No cough/cold medications! ...Read more

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Triaminic childrens cough and sore throat - is 4 table spoons enough?

Reask: I suggest reasking this question. What is the condition, how old (weight?) of child? Just provide a little more info. ...Read more

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My 5 yr. Old son is weighs approx. 50 lbs is having severe ear pain no fever. Can I give him augmentin? What mg. Dose if so wife gave him triaminic about an hr. Ago. He has no known alergies. I have a 5 month old prescription of 875 mg augmentin, whic

My 5 yr. Old son is weighs approx. 50 lbs is having severe ear pain no fever. Can I give him augmentin? What mg. Dose if so wife gave him triaminic about an hr. Ago. He has no known alergies. I have a 5 month old prescription of 875 mg augmentin, whic

M.D. visit: I would suggest using Tylenol (acetaminophen) for children until your pediatrician can check his ear. At this age, from your description, he probably does have an ear infection. Your pediatrician will determine if there is an infection that requires antibiotics. ...Read more

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I'm 4 weeks pregnant & I had a really bad cold & sore throat, I took children's alcohol/aspirin/ & ibuprofen free triaminic syrup, will my baby be ok?

I'm 4 weeks pregnant & I had a really bad cold & sore throat, I took children's alcohol/aspirin/ & ibuprofen free triaminic syrup, will my baby be ok?

Yes: There is no evidence of any problems with the ingredients in triaminic, which is listed as a class b drug. Class a drugs are those few where major amounts of research have showed no harm, but class b drugs are considered to be very safe. However, it is a good idea in the future to discuss use of otc drugs in advance with your OB provider. Am glad you are so concerned, good luck with pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is too many oranges bad for kids.?

Is too many oranges bad for kids.?

Too much of anything: ...Is bad. People who eat too much fruit, don't get the other necessary food groups - grains, vegetables, dairy - or vitamins like a and d and B12 that are mostly absent in oranges. ...Read more

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Which allergic family is the orange in?

Which allergic family is the orange in?

Citrus: It falls in the citrus family of allergy. ...Read more

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Please advise if it's less healthy to eat a segmented orange?

Than what: Less healthy than what? I'm not aware of any specific health concerns with eating segmented oranges compared to, say, other types of citrus. ...Read more

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I am spotting orange?

I am spotting orange?

As above: See u gyn for evaluation and advise. ...Read more

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What can turn urine orange?

What can turn urine orange?

These things: Medications that can turn urine orange include rifampin; sulfasalazine (Azulfidine); phenazopyridine (Pyridium); some laxatives; and certain chemotherapy drugs.

In some cases, orange urine can indicate a problem with your liver or bile duct, especially if you also have light-colored stools. Orange urine may also be caused by dehydration, which can concentrate your urine. ...Read more

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When can I feed my baby oranges?

When can I feed my baby oranges?

12 months: After the first birthday, a baby can try orange. The adult feeding the baby should be sure that the orange is chopped or mashed up so not to be chokable to the baby. ...Read more

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Is orange bad to my 8 month baby?

Is orange bad to my 8 month baby?

Oranges: Oranges can be allergic and is not recommended until the child is over a year in age. ...Read more

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Is orange good for diabetic person?

Is orange good for diabetic person?

Oranges: An actual orange yes. Orange juice is definitely not okay, though. No juices. ...Read more