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Zincovit Drops For Infants
Waste of money: Zincovit is multiple vitamin which also contains zine. It is a bit much for a two month old baby. ...Read more
Cough drops: No prolem for mother or baby.Get a more detailed answer ›
No: The chemistries are different. The gas drops are supposed to break down the bubbles to pass in an easier fashion. Gripe contains a number of products traditionally used to calm the baby, in small quantities.Whether it works is not clear, as are the gas drops. ...Read more
Can terramycin eye ointment be used in infants less than 6 months of age for bacterial conjunctivitis?or chloramphenicol eye ointmt more suitable?
Eye ointments: Most pediatricians will use a gentamycin or other mycin. Chloramphenicol has been removed from the market in the US since it is associated with serious blood dyscrasias and can be fatal. ...Read more
Can a four month old baby use gentamycin and dexamethasone eye drops for his itchy eyes prescribed by an opthalmo;ogist?
Tobramycin ophthalmic solution eye drops, is it safe to use while breastfeeding? And also is it safe for ten month old baby to use?
Yes, and yes: it is a prescription medicine, so don't use it unless prescribed, best wishes ...Read more
Package likely has: information on it. here is their website http://www.enfamil.com/products/enfamil-poly-vi-sol http://www.drugstore.com/enfamil-poly-vi-sol-supplement-drops-multivitamin-with-iron-for-infants-and-toddlers/qxp17425 and here are directions Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health, ...Read more
No, and unnecessary : Avoid teeth pain products for children, especially those under two. They are both dangerous and unnecessary. Except for very rare cases, infant teething pain is normal. Give them a cold teething ring or a dampened, frozen washcloth to chew on instead. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Should i be giving my 4 mo old infant multivitamin drops or is formula and purees meeting her vitamin requirements?
Infant vitamins. : Only small amounts of vitamin d are transferred in breast milk. That's why the american academy of pediatrics (aap) now recommends that you give your breastfed baby a supplement of 400 iu per day of vitamin d, starting in the first few days of life. Babies who are fully or partially formula fed but drink less than 32 ounces of formula a day also need a daily 400 iu vitamin d supplement ...Read more
My baby is 3 month old & his dr told to give multivitamin drops daily in addition to calcimax drops. Is that good & safe 4 my child? Pls help
2 month old baby under Nan 1 formula drink was taking zincovit drops as well. stopped the drops since nan 1 has vitamins in it. Can I start it again?
Should I give Zincovit drops in the morning and 3D Forte in the noon for my 11 weeks Girl Baby who gets feed by Mothers milk and Formula Nan Pro?
Not necessary: If you have a normal diet, breast feeding provides your baby with everything needed, with the possible exception of Vitamin D, which is added to your formula. As long as your baby is getting at least 32 oz of formula/day, no additional vit D supplement is needed. If giving less than 32 oz formula/day, the only thing you need to add is vitamin D, 400 IU per day (best given as vitamin D drops) ...Read more
2 month old baby having blocked nose ( not oozing) since 3 weeks. Sometimes she has a dry cough. Am scared. Is it ok? Should I give her zincovit drops
Try saline nose drop: try saline nose drops every 8hrs and only suction no more than every 8hrs some times oversuctioning can give swelling of the nasal mucosa and blockage. preferably do this before feeding so baby can eat and breath as babies are obligatory nose breathers a humidifyer with distilled water might help ofcoarse allergies to dust mold or pets must be considered ...Read more
2 month old baby drinks 1.5 oz formula milk every hour. Less breast milk. At night 7 hours sleep and not fed. Is it proper? giving zincovit drops too.
Colic: Colic usually begins around three weeks of age andlasts until three months of age it can occur atleast three times a week and lasts for three hours or more. Cause is unknown, although some feel it is a form of migraine. All kindsof treatment have been recommended. I find that swaddling works well because it soothing and comfortable for the baby.Movement in the form of a swing or walk also helps. ...Read more
How much concentrated iburpofren infant's drops should I give my 8 lb baby. Of 2 weeks and 6 days?
?? Why ??: This med is never given to infants that young.It can injure the kidneys. Beyond that, why are you giving a baby that young pain medication?If it has fever >100.4 it needs to go to the ER immediately. If you assume there is pain, consult with your pediatrician before giving anything, s/he may want you to bring baby in for an evaluation.Put those drops away until at least 6 months. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Any age: Children's gas drops (most contain Simethicone & others are "homeopathic") are often okay to give to young infants, including newborns. However, you should read the indications & instructions for any product and consult your Pediatrician if you feel something more serious could be going on. ...Read more
Does a drop of formula prepared 5 hours ago given by mistake to a 2 months old infant have high risk of hurting him?Plz i'm afraid and i need answer
I read a recent study that sleeping infants have avg spo2 of 98%. I'm advised by our med team that it's ok for my son to drop to 92%. Is 92% normal?
Oxygen saturation: We can drop to lower spO2 and be fine, 92% is acceptable in many situations ...Read more
I don't: I don't recommend it.Get a more detailed answer ›