3 doctors weighed in:
Historically ibuprofen has lasted the longest in my 2 yr olds system.  with this virus or bacteria and ear inf tylenol (acetaminophen) is working better.Reason? Why?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends
It really depends on the symptoms that you are treating and what is causing them.

In brief: Depends
It really depends on the symptoms that you are treating and what is causing them.
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Thank
Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
In brief: No One Knows
A variety of factors are involved involving the immune system, the specific infection and the child's overall health.
Why in this case, is unknown.

In brief: No One Knows
A variety of factors are involved involving the immune system, the specific infection and the child's overall health.
Why in this case, is unknown.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Shontae Buffington
Board Certified, Pediatrics
13 years in practice
833K people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors