Newborn on flicloxacillin for skin infection. Is this medication safe?
Hi my 3 weeks old baby is on flucloxacillin 125mg/5ml for skin infection.Doctor prescribed to take it 4 Times a day 4ml each time.However I have read the leflet and decided to give my little one 2.5ml as described in leflet for babies yonger then 2 years old.Have I done the right think ,aspecial...
Dosage of colimax for newborn baby?
colimax drops how frequently, for maximum how many days to be given to newborn for colic . & when the cycle can be rpted ? One of our known baby was given three times a day x 6 tmhs routinely in 1st 8 mths of life. His IQ is very fine & also he is otherwise healthy but motor responces are not...
Seizure in newborn. How to treat this?
I have a 3 days older baby boy who felt fits(Shakes his hands with a little twitch ). Nothing was fed to the boy in the first 12 Hrs because it was cesarean and his mother was in IC unit. The next two days he never slept and there was a lack of mothers feed. As we never know how to identify...
Does tylenol cause variation in bilirubin levels in newborn?
Hi, please read the following scenario: In a newborn 60 hrs. old, (presenting in the ED) with elevated bilirubin levels. CSF was obtained via LP, with local anesthetic of 1% Lido. (TSB 19mg/dl). CSF specimen visualized as clear yellow in color, (comparable to urine). While freshly discharged and...
Blister on newborn baby's back, what it could be ?
my brother just had a new born baby and the baby was born with a blister on his back and it opened up. They are saying it is covering the whole back and it is deep. What could this be? They are in Africa right now and I just heard over the phone.
White bumps on newborn babys tongue
my granddaughter was born 5 months ago with 3-4 white raised bumps on tongue - pediatrican said they would go away,they haven t so now she wants to send her to Ark Childrens Hosp. to ENT to have them looked at. they havent changed in size which i know is good. Is it something we should worry about?
What is the solution for loose motion in a newborn baby ?
My child (32 days old, weighs 2.6 grams, one the weaker baby of the twins that we have) is suffering from loose motions, One doctor prescribed him econorm (some yeast) but its still not working. Please let me know what should be done to stop it.
I am a week pregnant and i had a outbreak of herpes will my unborn baby be ok
You had a herpes outbreak where? If it is on your lips you do not have to worry. But if you have had genital herpes then it is worrisome. Pregnant women with primary genital herpes infection have the risk of infecting the newborn but only during birth. This can lead to a condition called as neonatal herpes.
I hope I have cleared your doubts.
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