Dosed double of antibiotic, amoxicillin. Is it safe or not?
Hi, I just realized that I gave my 2 yr old daughter a double dose of her antibiotic . It is Azithromycin , oral suspension, 200 mg/5 ml. She was supposed to take 3.5 ml the first day for strep then 1.8 ml each day following. While I was giving my older child her dose of amoxicillin I...
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3 month baby, given double dose of panadol for teething
hi a neighbour gave her 3 month old baby a dose of panandol for teething when she woke at 7.30am and then went to kitchen and read a note from husband to say he had done same before he went work at 6.30am an hour earlier..she rang upset i said should b ok prob sleepy but now im worrying im wrong...
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On amoxicillin. Over dose. Why is the baby irritated now?
I gave my 11 month old (18lbs) the prescribed dosage of amoxcillian 5ml. She seemed to be drastically irritable when I laid her down for a nap. Then 6 hours later I gave her the same dosage before bed... Only after the fact, I realized she wasn t suppose to have another dosage until 12 hours...
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Can child be given double dose of OPV vaccine?
Hi My baby's DOB is 25-06-2013, and today my baby was taken for her first vaccination of OPV , HEP B, BCG. I was having a chat with the doctor while the other doctor gave her the OPV dose, which I missed to see.
However we are sure that the does of HEP B and BCG was given to her....
Infant had double dose of polio vaccine. What are the side effects?
Hi my 4 month old niece received her routine shots this morning which included a polio vaccine . Later on today her doctor called my brother and informed him that they accidentally gave her a double dose. They mentioned it was not an active vaccine but to monitor her for fever and give her baby...
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Ear infection, double dose of cefpodoxime, precautions ?
I accidentally gave our 8 month old daughter double doses of her antibiotic: cefpodoxime . I misread the label and thought it called for 5 ml and the dosage is supposed to be 2.6ml. I did this Sunday night, Monday a.m./pm, Tuesday a.m./pm and caught the mistake this morning when I realized she...
Child taken extra dose of amoxicillin for ear infection. Harmful?
I ACCIDENTALLY GAVE MY ONE YEAR OLD GRANDSON AN EXTRA DOSE OF AMOXICILLIN - I THOUGHT HIS MOM SAID HE NEEDED ONE MORE DOSE AT NIGHT BEFORE BED, BUT SHE HAD ALREADY GIVEN IT TO HIM WITH HIS DINNER. WE GAVE HIM THE EXTRA DOSE APPROX 2 HOURS LATER. HE IS TAKING 9mL TWICE A DAY FOR ANEAR INFECTION. I...
is postinor single dose as effective as the double dose?
Welcome to HCM
Please do not mind me saying. You are wrong by posting this question online. Your doctor who prescribed postinor knows better why he prescribed it and fixed the dosage. If you have any doubts, please do ask him. It will be more beneficial to you. In my experience, the answer to you is NO. Good luck.
my baby is having 101 fever i gave her crocin syrup two hours ago but fever has just come down to 100 only. please advise next dose of crocin should be given?
i understand your concern,
crocin dose can be repeated after 6 hours.
if fever more than 100 f best way to control fever is do cold sponging , take wet towel and clean baby completely from top to down , this will definietly bring fever than drugs.
How early dose milk come in with a second baby
Milk ejaculation starts soon after the delivery of the baby. Rarely there can be a delay of a hour or two post delivery.
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