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Well, meftal P contains a drug called mefenamic acid
which is a nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug used for pain and fever. Its recommending dosing is thrice a day. Generally, short course in the recommended dose does not cause any harm to the child. Though there can be few minor side effects like mild abdominal pain
, nausea, vomiting
, mild rash, etc. But here, the benefits weigh more than the risks. So, you must give her the drug as recommended by your physician and in case the fever persists even after 5 to 7 days, then you might have to see your pediatrician
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and clarify your doubts. Assuring you my availability in case of any further doubt. Take care and stay healthy.