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High fever usage of meftal

Premium Questions

Dr. Salah Saad Shoman MD

my daughter is having 102 fever I gave meftal and it is not coming down after giving meftal p . it has been 2 hrs of taking medicine but fever couldnt come down we were in travel for 2 days and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Salah Saad Shoman ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

My daughter is running high fever and her Pediac prescribed Meftal P ( Mefenamic Acid Suspension ... am seeing Meftal P is not for fever and not really recommended by Drugs.com. Pl... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr. E Venkata Ramana MD

fever of 102 and reducing only after 2 hrs of giving Meftal p.after 3 hours still having 100 fever...so gave crocin . Kindly guide what to do if fever is difficult in reducing after giving... View answer

Answered by : Dr. E Venkata Ramana ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Pradeep Kumar MD

My daughter is 2 years n having fever 103.5. Gave her meftal p with sponge...hope its fine. Forehead is hot n palm and leg is cold ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pradeep Kumar ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Pradeep Kumar MD

4 year old 15 kg weight... high fever >102 ...paracetemol not subsiding fever... request confirm dosage of meftal-p ... ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pradeep Kumar ( Pediatrician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh MD

to give Meftal P, instead of Calpol, is it fine, i used to give him calpol and meftal p only if the fever breaches 103 mark, can meftal p be given i light fever, kindly advice ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Diptanshu Das MD

my child of six months having fever from last sunday. initially doctor has suggested crocin syrup ... suggested meftal after two hours of one shot of meftal till no improvement in temperature what to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Parul Salunke MD

My Daughter is suffering from high fever night from yesterday night. The dengue fever is also .... Is it ok to give meftal to her? Is meftal not good if this dengue fever? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parul Salunke ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.  Praveen G MD

Hi doctor, my daughter is having high fever for last 2 days, A pediatrician adviced meftal-p . Once I give her meftal-p the fever subsides for few hours then starts again and goes upto... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

Our daughter is having high fever reaching upto 103-105 degree C since last 2 days. Have given Meftal P earlier and now Meftal forte, but the fever comes down only after 2-3 hours of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

Identify the cause. Rest, adequate fluid intake, simple easy diet, Paracetamol

Dr. Praveen MD

Hi dear.Welcome and thanks for posting on HCM. Fever can be due to various reasons.The most common among which would be infection(respiratory tract/gastroenteritis etc).Hence I would like to know if you have any...

Dr. Suresh K Yadav MD

cause oh high fever can be due anything including simple viral fever, to septicaemia , autoimmune disease, malignancy, environmental, but most common cause is infection and that is mostly viral.