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Infant with fever, given crocin. Dosage for syrup?

Hi, When baby (7months) had fever , crocin was given. How long should this be persisted with ? I mean, should the crocin be stopped immediately after temperature has come down or can crocin be given after the temperature has come down to complete the dosage ? What happens is crocin is administered and baby has no temperature ?
Asked On : Sat, 8 Dec 2012
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it should be given only if fever is there . 4ml of syrup(5ml=125) is enough for single dose don,t give more then 4 to 5 times per day.
caution every fever not to be treated by crocin, if it is recurrent get your child evaluated first overdosing of this drug is very harmful.
Answered: Wed, 12 Dec 2012
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