Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties

171 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Are Megacure-DS drops safe for children ?

for my 3 month and 12 days old baby, doctor has prescribe megacure-ds drops, need to know is it safe, since she is having sleeping problem. since birth , she only sleeps for 6 to 7 hours at a stretch . thanks dipti
Fri, 13 Jan 2012
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Medical Procedures
Pediatrician 's  Response
Dear Dipti
Babies have different sleep patterns during first year. Some sleep continously for 3-4 hours and wake up again for feed or if the napkin gets soiled. Others may sleep for 8-10 hours. Yet another group sleeps for an hour and keeps waking up again and again. You are lucky if your baby sleeps for 6-7 hours at a stretch. There is no need to give any medicine to induce sleep in case of young children. These can be harmful. I found out that the 'Megacure ds' drops are Ayurvedic drug used for liver and gall bladder ailments!
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

Hi doc I have a 9months old baby girl. She is having fever (100-101)from yesterday afternoon. I gave her crocin drops (1.2ml) for 3times bt she still has fever. Now I m thinking to give her calpol(120mg) bt I m also giving her iron &multivitamin drops. Is it safe to give calpol with iron drops & i just wanted to know how much dose should i give her (baby s weight is 8.2kg)? Thanks

doctor1 MD

7 year old with pseudomonas aeruginosa from penile swab. Told their is no cream for it. Eye drops to be applied of ciprofloxacin. Is this safe as it is not recommended for systemic use in children. Is gentamicin eye drops safer or any other alternative?

doctor1 MD

Child has colds and runny nose. Recommended fenistil drops, on aptamil. Suggest? Hi My 2 months baby has colds ,, runny nose The doctor recommended fenistil drops.,, can i put the drops in my baby formula,, she is on aptamil. Thankks

Recent questions on  Caesarean section

doctor1 MD

hi I m a 24 yr old female. I was wondering if you can help me. I had my son in 2012.ever since then I would have terrible cramps that make me double over in pain before I have to have a BM. Well I m having BM is there a time that it hurts so bad. what caused this? I also have my son and my daughters via cesarean.

doctor1 MD

I just turned 30 and have 3 kids last one is 7 months old through a c-section i also had tubectomy done in the same operation. all the 3 deliverys were cesearians. now after 7 months of operation i feel pain in my navel and i have unnecessary vaginal discharge which makes me feel i have got my dates but its just white discharge and i also feel pain in my lower abdomin at times. what could be the reason for above.

doctor1 MD

Good evening, I am preparing for a LHS. I had a lot of scr tissue with my second c-section in 2006. It took 80 minutes and the help of bother doctor to work with the scar tissue and close me up. It has been 6 years with very heavy bleeding and enlarged uterus. Do I need o worry about heavy scar tissue being an issue in this surgery and can it lead to a full abdominal hysterectomy?

doctor1 MD

I am a woman, 29 y.old. I have a 6 months old baby. after my cesarean delivery I had a lot of hair loss. All time i am so tired and not enough energy. i am full time service holder and i work 9 hours per day. My hand and legs had all time pain. what can i do?

doctor1 MD

Hello doctor I had my second c section 8 weeks ago.. two weeks after the surgery I had a small tear in the incision which healed well. My first delivery was also a c section. Can I go ahead with abdominal exercises like crunches and sit ups? I...

doctor1 MD

Hello, I m 37 weeks of pregnancy and baby has been head down for 6 weeks but sitting very high, no engagement into pelvis at all. Doctor said we can wait till 38weeks and induce later. Inducing labour helps normal delivery or it will end up having...

doctor1 MD

Hi i am 38 weeks pregnent and my recent ultrasound says i have increased early diastolic notch inboth uterines is this a serious condition , does it slows down baby movement and also my baby is 3kg and is in right position for a vaginal birth do i...