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Posted on Fri, 21 Jul 2017 in Internal Doctor Category
Question: Hi.. My son is 3.5 month old. My son is suffering from pain near the left side of the ear and mouth. When we had checked, it seems like the molar teeth started growing. Kindly advise...
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Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Pain is short lasting

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for your query.

It is less likely for a 3.5 month old to have dental eruptions.

There is no need for any pain alleviating medications. As pain due to dental eruption would not last long.

It is also not wise to use painkillers in an infant less than 5 month old.

If the pain is unbearable you still can give 3ml PCT 125 syrup twice daily.

Regards,
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Raju A.T 8 minutes later
Sorry doctor, the age of my son is 3.5 years old... Could you please revisit my question and provide your suggestions
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Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 30 minutes later
Brief Answer:
PCT 125

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for writing back.

You can give PCT 125 syrup 5ml twice daily for 3.5 year old kid for pain due to dental eruptions.

Regards,
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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