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Can I give to my son of 5 months tusnel and benadril at the same time?
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Dr. Paul Williams
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In brief: 5month with meds
I am not familar with tusnel but it sounds like some sort of cough med.
Generally meds are avoided that early in life - but if needed are usually dosed by weight. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) should be fine at 5mg/kg/24 /6 (2.2lbs per kg) and the liquid is 12.5mg/teaspoon. Ave wt for a 5 month =8kg (total dose =40mg/6 or a little under 1/2 teaspoon of Benadryl (diphenhydramine) every 6 hours.

In brief: 5month with meds
I am not familar with tusnel but it sounds like some sort of cough med.
Generally meds are avoided that early in life - but if needed are usually dosed by weight. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) should be fine at 5mg/kg/24 /6 (2.2lbs per kg) and the liquid is 12.5mg/teaspoon. Ave wt for a 5 month =8kg (total dose =40mg/6 or a little under 1/2 teaspoon of Benadryl (diphenhydramine) every 6 hours.
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