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What medication should I give my baby for fever?
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Dr. Jonathan Jassey
Pediatrics
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In brief: Depends
If under 2 months, give nothing and call your doctor asap.
Over 2 months can get tylenol (acetaminophen), (acetaminophen) over 6 months can get advil/motrin or the tylenol (acetaminophen). But regardless of age, if febrile and that child isn't acting well, then you need to contact your doctor asap.

In brief: Depends
If under 2 months, give nothing and call your doctor asap.
Over 2 months can get tylenol (acetaminophen), (acetaminophen) over 6 months can get advil/motrin or the tylenol (acetaminophen). But regardless of age, if febrile and that child isn't acting well, then you need to contact your doctor asap.
Dr. Jonathan Jassey
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Dr. Pamela Lindor
Pediatrics
In brief: Acetaminophen
Acetaminophen is usually recommended for infants with fever.
After age 6 months, Ibuprofen may be used as well. Ask your doctor for exact doses based on the baby's weight.

In brief: Acetaminophen
Acetaminophen is usually recommended for infants with fever.
After age 6 months, Ibuprofen may be used as well. Ask your doctor for exact doses based on the baby's weight.
Dr. Pamela Lindor
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