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Can Domstal syrup be given for vomiting in child?

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Posted on Tue, 15 Dec 2015
Question: Hi - my baby is 2 years old and has started vomitting everything she is fed including ORS fluid or water since last 6 to 7 hours ... Should we give her Damstal syrup ( Damstal baby ) ? I'm f note - there is no fever or any other symptoms of rash etc
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Answered by Dr. Pradeep Kumar (17 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
You can give domstal baby drop

Detailed Answer:
Hello

Thanks for asking the query

You can give domstal baby drop.Each ml contains 10 mg of domperidone.The dose is 0.2-0.5 mg/kg/dose.
The average weight of 2 years old child is about 10-12 kgs.
The dose will be about 0.4-0.5 ml and it can be given three times a day.
If vomiting persists please consult your physician for better management.
Thanks and regards
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Brief Answer: You can give domstal baby drop Detailed Answer: Hello Thanks for asking the query You can give domstal baby drop.Each ml contains 10 mg of domperidone.The dose is 0.2-0.5 mg/kg/dose. The average weight of 2 years old child is about 10-12 kgs. The dose will be about 0.4-0.5 ml and it can be given three times a day. If vomiting persists please consult your physician for better management. Thanks and regards