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Hi my kid is 2yrs9mnths old. Vomitted 3times since 4PM

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Posted on Sat, 2 Feb 2019
Question: Hi my kid is 2yrs9mnths old. Vomitted 3times since 4PM today. Not eating anything.
Can we give him emeset 2mg syrup? If yes how much?
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Answered by Dr. Prasad (51 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
You can give emeset...

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

You can give emeset syrup. May I know his current weight? The dose is based on body weight.

Further, does he have symptoms such as loose stools / fever?

Awaiting your response..

Regards
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Weight 16kg, No fever or loose motion till now. Pls advise
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Answered by Dr. Prasad (35 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
3.5ml of emeset...

Detailed Answer:
3.5ml of emeset syrup can be given. The dosage can be repeated once every 8 hours if vomiting recurs.

Incase vomiting persist even after taking emeset, it is advisable to consult his doctor for evaluation.

Hope this helps. Let me know if you need clarifications.

Regards
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Hi my kid is 2yrs9mnths old. Vomitted 3times since 4PM

Brief Answer: You can give emeset... Detailed Answer: Hi, You can give emeset syrup. May I know his current weight? The dose is based on body weight. Further, does he have symptoms such as loose stools / fever? Awaiting your response.. Regards