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How much ranitidine (zantac) can I give to my 2 month old (12 lb) baby for reflux?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: 5-10mg/kg/24 divided

A 12lb (5.5kg) kid could take between 14 & 28 mg every 12 hours ~ 1-2ml of 15mg/ml syrup.

In brief: 5-10mg/kg/24 divided

A 12lb (5.5kg) kid could take between 14 & 28 mg every 12 hours ~ 1-2ml of 15mg/ml syrup.
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Ashu Syal
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: Reflux

1mg/kilo/dose twice a day.
In your baby's case, 5 mg by mouth twice a day. ( note: dose given in mg and not ml).

In brief: Reflux

1mg/kilo/dose twice a day.
In your baby's case, 5 mg by mouth twice a day. ( note: dose given in mg and not ml).
Dr. Ashu Syal
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