Crocin

What is Crocin?

It is a trade name for paracetamol, also called as acetaminophen.

Questions and answers on "Crocin"

Can crocin tablet be given to a 11 year old? What dosage?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Yes

Detailed Answer:
Hello.
Yes, crocin tablet can be given to a 11 year old.
The tablet is given at 10 mg/kg/dose.
So you will need to calculate the dose as per your child's weight.
Crocin has 500 mg of paracetamol usually.
So you can adjust the dose accordingly.
It is advisable...

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hi doctor,
my daughter picked up fever half an hour ago. is it okay to give her crocin ds in next hour time?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
You can give Crocin DS

Detailed Answer:
Hi.... you can give Crocin DS for fever. It contains 240 MG for 5 ml strength of Paracetamol. If you can get back to me with the weight of your kid I will suggest you be appropriate dose.

Paracetamol can be given in the dose of 15mg/kg/dose...

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hi,
I just checked the temperature of my 4.5 months old baby.
from the armpit, he measured 100.7 using the adult thermometer.
is this cause for worry? do I need to take him to the doc? should I give him crocin drops?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Not a cause for concern.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for asking on HealthcareMagic.

Occasionally due to overclothing the temperature of a baby may rise. All you need to do is to keep the baby exposed and the temperature would come down. I do not think that you need to worry. If the...

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My daughter is 9 years old and has fever. We are on vacation and don't have crocin syrup handy. Can we give her half of a regular crocin tablet for now?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Can be given.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for asking on HealthcareMagic.

It is definitely ok to give Crocin (paracetamol) tablet to your child. The only thing that you need to do is to take care of the dose. The standard dose of paracetamol is 15 mg/kg/dose. So, for a child of about...

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Sir,

My child 1.5yrs & he have heavy fever now l. Shall I give him crocin advance half tablet?
Please suggest.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
You can give one fourth of Crocin advance

Detailed Answer:
Hello

Thanks for the query

Crocin advance contains 500 mg of paracetamol.
The average weight of 1.5 year old child is 10-12 kg.The dose of paracetamol is 10-15 mg per kg per dose and it can be given 3-4 times a day (max 60...

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can meftal or combiflam be given with crocin to a 14 yr old child? she has 104 fever and her head is aching real bad. The crocin does not seem to be enough.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Yes, you may give it once together

Detailed Answer:
Hi
You may use combiflam after use of crocin once, but don't give it together thereafter. Repeat combiflam after 6-8 hours if required. You may use Meftal P as second line drug if she doesn't respond to combiflam.

Give cold...

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my wife is 4 months pregnant and she has fever. 99f temperature. so is it advisable to take crocin or what medicine she should take.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Can take crocin

Detailed Answer:
Hello Mr. XXXXXXX thanks for trusting health care magic.
She can take crocin to decrease temperature and can take it maximum thrice a day.
Try that for 2 days but in case fever persists, do visit your gynecologist for proper evaluation as long standing fever...

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Regards sir,my son is 6 yrs old and 16 kg weight, he is having high fever 102-103f,we gave him crocin ds ,but in 3 hrs fever again ,can we give him meftalp,tablet

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
You may give him Syp. Meftal P

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Do not worry. You may give him Syp. Meftal P 4 ml if high grade fever is not responding to crocin DS. Tablet is not preferred preperation for this age.
Ensure proper clinical evaluation if fever persists.

Take...

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i m facing headache plus cough and cold in my ninth month of pregnancy, is it safe to take crocin pain relief and Vicks inhaler ? I m facing gum pain too suggest me a medicine for that too

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Yes

Detailed Answer:
Hi there,
Welcome to HCM,

It's absolutely safe to take up to 3 crocin/ paracetamol tablets per day. The Vicks rub is also safe.

The paracetamol will help with gum pain as well.

It's common to have such gum pain in pregnancy, it will go away itself post...

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Recent questions on  Crocin

doctor1 MD

my child is 4 and half month old,yesterday easyfive vaccine was given to him and because of that he is crying and irritating.I am giving him crocin drops but despite of that he is crying.what should i do.I have Meftal drops with me right now.Should i give this and if yes how much drops....

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Hi.. A friend of mine has consumed 4 Crocins, 2 crocin Pain relief and 2 crocin cold and flu tablets. But she has been made to vomit by drinking salt water after an hour after comsumption of the tablets. She seems to be fine now but still we are worried whether she might face and side effects.. Please guide

doctor1 MD

my son has been hving fever 101-102 last 3 days, he actually started with loose motions (i think some food/water poison) and we been constantly giving crocin, ibugesic every 3-4 hours as his temperatures are nver coming down... will this be any issue, should I think of admitting him to hospital ?

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Hi this is smriti from hyderabad actually this morning my younger son who is running 2 & half yrs has overdosed with paracetamol crocin suspension and i am very much worried as he is very drowsy and his right side of eye is paining and has became red please advice me what precaution can be taken.

doctor1 MD

I am 14 weeks pregnant with twins. For the past 3 days am having severe shooting pain in my arms and shoulders. It started with left hand now moved to right hand. Even my right knee, ankle and thighs have started to pain. I have applied pain...

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My 2 year and 7months girl child is suffering from Fever (102 degree). Her weight is around 16kg. she had vomiting once at around 5:35PM. She is also feeling a bit down in terms of energy. I have Crocin syrup for children. Please suggest dosage....

doctor1 MD

Hi, my 15 months old daughter was down with fever for the last 3 days.. doc said it was viral fever and was on crocin srops.. her temperature did not rise after 10 pm yesterday and she is not on crocin drops since last night. But yesterday she...

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