Sir, My son is 9.5 months old. Five days ago he got a fever of 100.5, we met a doctor as we had a train journey, we started him on cefpodoxime (cepodem), his fever reached 103.4, that night, I gave Meftal -p. fora full day, after the third dose of antibiotic , his fever came down to 99.0degrees. After a day fever rose again to 101.6, where i gave calpol , and controlled the fever, my doctor now gave ADVENT 228.5mg. for five days. I gave him the first dose. Doctor said he has redness iniside the throat. When he was 5 months old, he got pneumonia .Kindly help, is the medication going on right.
Asked On : Sat, 25 Aug 2012