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Lorinase syrup Dosage for 34 mos at 19 kg?

Lorinase syrup Dosage for 34 mos at 19 kg?

Generally not used: Generally decongestants are not recommended in children younger than age 4-6 because of the potential for side effects. If your child is having allergic congestion you should check with your doctor about meds, but a tsp of benadryl, (diphenhydramine) or 1 tsp of loratidine, the anti histamine in lorinase would be ok. But check with your doctor
saline nose sprays can also aid in combating nasal congestion ...Read more

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What is the dosage for O2 syrup for kids of 7 years old?

What is the dosage for O2 syrup for kids of 7 years old?

Not familiar: Sorry, I am not familiar with O2 syrup, but you would be best served by simply calling or stopping by the pharmacist to ask that question. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can a seven year old child take tablets with the same dosage (not halved) as its syrup medication?

Can a seven year old child take tablets with the same dosage (not halved) as its syrup medication?

Liquid vs tablet: If the dose is the same for liquid or tablet, yes
if you still have questions, speak to the pharmacist at the store they can help you decide, you can always call his pediatrician as well. ...Read more

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How many dosage of paracetamol syrup should I giive to my 11year old childzl?

How many dosage of paracetamol syrup should I giive to my 11year old childzl?

Read the : Instructions and go by his weight or whatever they recommend. I don't have a bottle here with me, or you can go to a dosage site on the web if no one knows that off the top of their head. Good luck. ...Read more

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If you can get high off of cough syrup does that mean that even the normal dosage is dangerous?

If you can get high off of cough syrup does that mean that even the normal dosage is dangerous?

No: When used as directed, cough meds are safe. Abusers will either drink large amounts of cough meds or concentrate the liquid. ...Read more

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Hi sir... Can i give relent syrup to my 7 months old baby for caugh and cold. If yes what should be the dosage. Thank you.

Hi sir... Can i give relent syrup to my 7 months old baby for caugh and cold. If yes what should be the dosage. Thank you.

Definitely not!: Please have your 7 month old examined by his/her doctor to see if any treatment is indicated. Cough and cold medications (other than acetaminophen or ibuprofen for fever/pain) are not safe for a baby of this age and would not help. He/she should be checked to make sure his/her chest is clear and check for ear infection. ...Read more

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Can i know the dosage for terbutaline sulphate 1.5mg syrup for children ?

Can i know the dosage for terbutaline sulphate 1.5mg syrup for children ?

Rarely used in US: The recommended dose is .05mg/kg every 8 hours to start and yo to .15 mg/kg every 8 hours. This is rarely used in the us where standard asthma therapy includes inhaled steroids as maintenance with beta agonist inhalers for acute events. Some physicians would use this as a cough med for kids with mild infectious bronchospasm. ...Read more

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What is the zyrtec (cetirizine) syrup dosage for a 21kg child & what is the max dosage per day. Thanks?

What is the zyrtec (cetirizine) syrup dosage for a 21kg child & what is the max dosage per day. Thanks?

By age: Dosing for zyrtec (cetirizine) is by age. If under 6, give one teaspoon, a maximum of 5mg a day, if more than 6, give 10mg or 2 teaspoons. ...Read more

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Can children take tablet medications with the same dosage as their syrup medications?

Can children take tablet medications with the same dosage as their syrup medications?

Medication: Usually the answer is yes. For example standard liquid Diphenhydramine (benadryl) as 12.5mg in every 5ml of liquid. If you were giving 2 tsp (10ml) that would be 25mg which is the same as giving one 25mg tablet. Just make sure you are comparing all active ingredients. Many over the counter meds have more than one thing in them. ...Read more

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I gave my daughter 5 mL of bromfed syrup on accident instead of the 2.5 mL dosage. She weighs 33lbs.... turns 3 in March. Will she be okay?

I gave my daughter 5 mL of bromfed syrup on accident instead of the 2.5 mL dosage. She weighs 33lbs.... turns 3 in March. Will she be okay?

Most likely: She may be a little sleepy from the dose but a single dose at that level is unlikely to hurt her. The AAP and other groups have found that use of these products under the age of 6 has little or no value. The frequency of eR visits by kids self treating has led many to stop recommending them. ...Read more

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Insomnia occurs only 2-3 times in a year. Prescribed Risnia syrup 1ml daily for few days. But dosage continuing when problem re-occurs. Is it harmful?

Insomnia occurs only 2-3 times in a year. Prescribed Risnia syrup 1ml daily for few days. But dosage continuing when problem re-occurs. Is it harmful?

Couple of things: 2-3 times/ year of insomnia is not very bad. Many people have much more frequent problems. No caffeine late in day , Read up on tips for falling asleep.
Don't know Risnia syrup. Physical check up always good idea. There are various sleep meds available for occas insomnia, Discuss with doctor. If underlying psych issues always good idea to have psych evaluation. ...Read more

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What is the dosage of ondem syrup for 7.5 years old girl child. weighing 23,kgs?

What is the dosage of ondem syrup for 7.5 years old girl child. weighing 23,kgs?

Ondem Syrup: In the US this is Zoran or generic name Ondansetron. It is used for nausea and vomiting. The usual pediatric dose for children four years and older is 4 mg orally every 8 hours as needed. The syrup usually comes in 2mg per 5 ml, so that would be 10 ml for this child. As always check with the physician who prescribed it and your pharmacist. ...Read more

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What is the adult dosage of mucosolvan syrup in the case of productive cough ? Started today only - no fever.

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

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I accidently misread the dosage of Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm syrup and gave my 7 yr daughter a teaspoonful instead of 1/2 a teaspoon. Will this harm her in any way?

I accidently misread the dosage of Bromfed (brompheniramine) dm syrup and gave my 7 yr daughter a teaspoonful instead of 1/2 a teaspoon. Will this harm her in any way?

No: According to my source, the correct dose for children ages 6-11 is 1 tsp every 4 hours, not to exceed 6 teaspoons in 24 hours - you're fine! (the 1/2 tsp dose is for 2 - 5 year olds). ...Read more

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My son(7 years, 24 kg) has loose motion 4 times. Can he take basigyl l syrup with telecast l kid syrup and nasal spray and what will be dosage?

My son(7 years, 24 kg) has loose motion 4 times. Can he take basigyl l syrup with telecast l kid syrup and nasal spray  and what will be dosage?

Not indicated: To my knowledge basigyl syrup contains an antibiotic of the gloxinia family. More than likely your child's diarrhea is of viral origin by giving him a bland diet for several days you will bind him up. ...Read more

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I took my prescribed dose of hydromet syrup 3 hrs ago, but now i'm coughing again. It says i'm only supposed to take it every 6 hrs. What should I do?

I took my prescribed dose of hydromet syrup 3 hrs ago, but now i'm coughing again. It says i'm only supposed to take it every 6 hrs. What should I do?

Maintain: Take your medicine as written. If it is not working, call your prescribing doctor before making any changes. ...Read more

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Let me know dose of emmset syrup for 3 year child?

Let me know dose of emmset syrup for 3 year child?

4 mg: 4 mg by mouth twice a day is a usual treatment. Treatment for nausea and vomiting secondary to chemo should be for 5 days only. Longer use should be cleared by pediatrician or GI doc. ...Read more

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What is actual dose of Bro Zedex LS kid syrup for 6 month old baby and dose of Bro Zedex LS drop form?

What is  actual dose of Bro Zedex LS kid syrup for 6 month old baby and dose of Bro Zedex LS drop form?

Pharmacy: The United States does not have this Bro Zedex LS liquid. See a pharmacist in your country for dosing help. ...Read more

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I miss dose of fedac co cough syrup 1 times last night?..what i need to do ? Amd can i take thay syrup together with mirt ? Or separate times?

PRN: Your cough syrup is to treat symptoms only. It is not curing or treating the cough. It is to be taken only when needed. It is not designed to be taken on any type of regular schedule. ...Read more

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My baby boy is 2 month old. Is gudcef drops safe for him. Dr told he is having sinus. Dose prescribed gudcef 15 drops 2times butamol syrup 2 ml 3times?

My baby boy is 2 month old. Is gudcef drops safe for him. Dr told he is having sinus. Dose prescribed gudcef 15 drops 2times butamol syrup 2 ml 3times?

Wouldn't use either: A 2 mo is congested and coughs because they have irritants,odors, dust,etc.triggering nasal congestion.A good nasal wash out and suction with saline drops should be all the kid needs. Eliminate the nasal irritants and the kid may improve. ...Read more

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Hey doc I just accidentally took 15ml of hydromet syrup and I was wondering what it's gonna do to me my last dose was 4ish hours ago of about 5mls am I gonna be okay even though I just took triple the recommended dose for an adult?

Hey doc I just accidentally took 15ml of hydromet syrup and I was wondering what it's gonna do to me my last dose was 4ish hours ago of about 5mls am I gonna be okay even though I just took triple the recommended dose for an adult?

Depends: It depends on several factors. What other meds you are taking and your general health, and whether you have used alcohol or other recr. drugs. Call poison control and you will be able to get your risks evaluated based on your overall health and advice as what to do next. ...Read more

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Mistakenly given 4cc dose of acefyl syrup twice in a span of one hour to my 4 n half year kid. wht should i do now?

Mistakenly given 4cc dose of acefyl syrup twice in a span of one hour to my 4 n half year kid. wht should i do now?

Symptoms: If the child gets drowsy, or has vomiting, please take him to the nearest hospital immediately. It may help to call the local poison center if one exists in your city. If you can contact your pediatrician, that maybe helpful. ...Read more