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Double dose of motrin for a child

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Dr. Ivan Romic MD

I have been running a temperature of only one degree for 4-5 days. I get relief with Motrin , But there is a limit to how many I should take. I take 4 at a time. so I take about 3 doses of 4 tablets of over ... View answer

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Dr. Ivan Romic MD

1yr old child. Fever . Just began shivering. Normal reaction? Last gave motrin 5 hrs ago. Scheduled for another dose in 1hr. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Sumanth Amperayani MD

My 8 yr old daughter took children motrin at 10 ml because her fever was 103.2. She vomittef immefiately after. Do i give her a smaller dose? ... View answer

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Dr. Arun MD

I have my 2 year old a dose of Tylenol then he threw up second later. I went up to get him me pjs and my husband said not to worry about giving him Tylenol because he gave him a dose of motrin . I ... View answer

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Dr. Harish Naik MD

childrens motrin around 2pm. was acting better and went to bed around 9pm. checked on him at 9:45 and he had a fever of 102.7 gave him another dose of motrin and it is now 11 pm and the fever has not... View answer

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Dr. Eric Goldstein MD

I just accidentally gave my daughter (6) an extra dose of Motrin because she was going to bed ... ve told me but didn t. Her first dose was at least 2 hours ago, probably closer to 3. How concerned ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Eric Goldstein ( Pediatrician)
Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

My granddaugther is 12 & started her period 3 days ago and has been taking 100 mg Motrin one dose at night then one dose in the morning because she says the cramps come back in the morning then again ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Himanshi Kashyap MD

suggested alternating tylenol with motrin every 4 hours. When I cam home from work at 4 his tempurature had fallen and I gave him a dose of Motrin at 5pm. It is now 9 pm and his temperature was 96.4... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Himanshi Kashyap ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Manish Purohit MD

my 4 year old son has had a fever since sunday . he has been taking motrin and amoxicillian since Monday. what should I do now? last Thursday night he was in the er and they said he had cruup ... View answer

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Dr. Maria Monica Villanueva MD

Hi my 7yr old started running a fever last night, it was at 102. He was given Motrin and the fever went down. This afternoon he started running a low grade temp and he was given motrin again. At 6:30pm ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Maria Monica Villanueva ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Samir Patil MD

The dose will be 50 mg

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

HI. In a child the concern should be immediate as there are chances of complications because of high temperature it self like a chance of convulsion, dehydration and so on. Motrin is given in a Dose...

Dr. Priyanka MD

hello,welcome to healthcare magic forum. no better show to a child specialist , the cause of fever has to be ruled out.,thank you take care bye