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I gave my 2 month old baby a small does of ibuprofen before

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I gave my 2 month old baby a small does of ibuprofen before I read you should not give him anything but Tylenol. Should I be worried?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 4 months ago.

Thank you for your question.
I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.

We usually do not give Ibuprofen in small baby unless there is other indication and it is absolutely needed.

However, as he is 2 months, one small dose would not cause harm.

You should not worry.

If you have given it now, give him milk so that it may not irritate his stomach.

I hope this information helps.
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