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Which medicine to give child with fever due to cold?

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Posted on Mon, 17 Mar 2014
Question: My daughter 4 years 5 months since last 3 day fever cold and running nose given medicine kold time suspension 5 ml 1 time per day running nose is not there but fever still 99.9 medicine in home combiflame and colpol which medicine should I give now as having fever
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Answered by Dr. Synthyia Bhagat (7 minutes later)
Brief Answer: relax. Detailed Answer: Hi. Thanks for your query. Give calpol as per dosage 15mg/kg body weight 6to 8 hourly if fever is above 100F. Give plenty of fluids and soft bland diet. Hope I have answeree your query. Let me know if I can help further. Wishing your child good health. God bless..
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Follow up: Dr. Synthyia Bhagat (3 minutes later)
PLEASE TELL ACCURATE ML TO GIVE AS MY DAUGHTER IS 11 KG
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Answered by Dr. Synthyia Bhagat (3 minutes later)
Brief Answer: hi Detailed Answer: Thanks for your follow up. Give 7ml of calpol 120 mg. Hope this helps. Take care.
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Which medicine to give child with fever due to cold?

Brief Answer: relax. Detailed Answer: Hi. Thanks for your query. Give calpol as per dosage 15mg/kg body weight 6to 8 hourly if fever is above 100F. Give plenty of fluids and soft bland diet. Hope I have answeree your query. Let me know if I can help further. Wishing your child good health. God bless..