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Accidentally gave my newborn an adult glycerin suppositories. Will it hurt her?

Posted 2 Dec 2015 by mommy2jadyn 2 answers

I was told to do half of the suppository by my newborns pediatrician, which I did. I knew it looked different than the ones that I used for my older daughter several years back but I was told they didn't carry those anymore. It wasn't until I was looking online that I realized that the ...

Prednisolone - my 20 month old was put on 15mg/5ml 2 times a day for her asthma is that to much?

Posted 25 Feb 2014 by olivias mommy6612 1 answer

She has had a bad cough for about 1and a half weeks now and her Dr put her on the 15mg\5ml 2 times a day seems like a little much

My granddaughter just turned 18. She started Zoloft a year ago for social anxiety?

Posted 1 Oct 2016 by Ladylfeeney 2 answers

Her dose, since, has been increased from 50 to now 150 mg day. I'm very concerned over this dosage which is prescribed by her pediatrician. She recently had several things happen that would be upsetting to anyone. She had two accidents, had to drop out of her first semester of college, and her ...

My 3 yr old is currently on miralax.can I give him zyrtec?

Posted 4 Mar 2014 by adimom 2 answers

My kid was prescribed Miralax (for 4 to 6 weeks) to improve his bowel movement. He has allergy symptoms likd running nose, watery eyes. Earlier when he had similar symtoms his pediatrician prescribed zyrtec.Now can I give him zyrtec while he is on Miralax?

Aczone - My son is 13 years old and has very bad acne. Should I talk to his pediatrician about?

Posted 24 Mar 2014 by Terry8568 1 answer

... prescribing this and is it safe for teenage boys?

Tamiflu - Anyone told to take a longer course?

Posted 21 Dec 2014 by concerned-mommy 1 answer

My daughter is 3 yo and developed a fever a week ago. We went to her pediatrician and she tested positive for Influenza A. She was prescribed Tamiflu and thus treatment was started less than hours into the illness. She seemed to be doing better. Her fever was gone after a couple days although ...

Interstitial Cystitis - Does anyone have a recommendation for a pediatric urologist that treats IC?

Posted 30 Apr 2016 by shanny2032 1 answer

... I was diagnosed when I was 21, 4 years later Elmiron gave me my life back. Now 23 years later I am almost certain this is what my daughter is dealing with and has been occasionally for years. She is 7 now and it is getting worse but I don't want to go through this ridiculous scenario of ...

Can Afrin nasal spray be used in a pediatric patient with asthma?

Posted 2 Feb 2014 by lbrown55 1 answer

8 y.o. Female chronic ear pain. She will be flying soon. MD said to use Afrin but she has asthma really bad.

Precocious Puberty question - HELP?

Posted 30 Jul 2015 by vanitynglory 1 answer

My daughter is 8-1/2 yrs old. She just started developing breast buds. Bone density test showed a bone age of 11. Other advanced tests done by the pediatric endocrinologist showed onset of puberty. Pediatric endocrinologist said if nothing was done she would be about 5ft 2inches tall and if Lupron ...

Do nurses need a doctor's order with instructions to alternate PRN Tylenol Q6H and PRN?

Posted 14 Aug 2015 by laurielee 1 answer

Ibuprofen Q8H especially for a pediatric patient. I need a lawful answer, please. No opinions. Thanks.

Pediatrician prescribed Neomycin and Poly B Sulfates and Dex Ophthalmic Suspension?

Posted 20 Jan 2016 by Whit4554 1 answer

For 17 month old. He said to put one drop in each nostril of her nose. Is that ok? Everything I found says do not get in nose or mouth

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