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What should be the dosage and the time interval for calpol suspension ?

doc my youngest son have a fever ..he is 4yrs old..i give calpol suspension 10ml every 6 hours...this dosage is okey for his age?
Asked On : Tue, 7 Jun 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
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You have to tell other associated symptoms. Stop calpol ,You can give Meftal p Syp which is very safe molecule and potent antipyretic effect in child group.Better you consult paediatrician for further diagnosis and management.
Answered: Tue, 7 Jun 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
Thanks for query,
You can give calpol as and when required,approximately three times a day, 10 ml is proper dose.
Give plenty of water,
If fever continues for 2-3 days,consult your doctor cause.
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Answered: Tue, 7 Jun 2011
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