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What may I give for pain for a child 12 years old with a sprained or broken figure?

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Dr. Andrew DeGruccio
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen products over the counter, like motrin, advil, (ibuprofen) etc.
, work quite well. Pain and throbbing can be well controlled by icing and elevating the hand 4-5x/day x 20-30 min, while lying flat on the back with the hand on the chest on a pillow.

In brief: Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen products over the counter, like motrin, advil, (ibuprofen) etc.
, work quite well. Pain and throbbing can be well controlled by icing and elevating the hand 4-5x/day x 20-30 min, while lying flat on the back with the hand on the chest on a pillow.
Dr. Andrew DeGruccio
Dr. Andrew DeGruccio
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Pain relievers

You can give either Ibuprofen or acetaminophen.

In brief: Pain relievers

You can give either Ibuprofen or acetaminophen.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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