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Effects of mixing flu medicines with an analgesic - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   My baby nephew of 8 months got a shot from a nurse, because he had flew... but the nurse mixed the medicine with an analgesic, is this dangerous or normal procedure?
Doctor :   which medicine did he get?
Doctor :   which medication for flu was mixed with which analgesic?
User :   not sure
Doctor :   could you give me the names of the two?
User :   let me see
User :   no i couldnt get the name
Doctor :   usually medications should not be mixed
User :   but is this normal?
Doctor :   look for any signs and syptoms taht the child might develop
Doctor :   and report to the doctor immediately
User :   ok thank you... but you do recommend not to mix right?
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