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Experience:  33 years of experience as a general pediatrician in private practice and in pediatric urgent care.
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15 month old onXXXXXtrip car sick! Pedi closed for

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15 month old onXXXXXtrip car sick! Pedi closed for weekend. Can I give her dramime? Already have it in car for the dog...... She is 25 lbs and no prexsisting illness or issues.....
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. A. Clark replied 3 years ago.

Dr. A. Clark :

I'm happy that you have asked me to assist you with your child and hope that you can benefit from my many years of helping parents like you.

Dr. A. Clark :

Can you tell me what the strength of the dramamine is?

Dr. A. Clark :

The dose for her age of of the 50 mg human pill is 12.5 mg, so 1/4 of the dose sold for humans over the counter.

Dr. A. Clark :

Can you tell me the strength of the pill you have?

Dr. A. Clark :

Are you able to chat?

Customer: 50 mg
Dr. A. Clark :

Then 1/4 pill is fine.

Customer: Any idea how to get her to eat it? Lol don't guess I can shove it down her throat like the dog
Dr. A. Clark :

Just dissolve it in something and give it to her.

Customer: Awesome thanks
Dr. A. Clark :

You are quite welcome and have a safe trip.

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Expert:  Dr. A. Clark replied 3 years ago.
I hope your child is doing well but if you ever have any other problems for which you'd like my advice please feel free to reply here or with a new question, asking for me by name. Have a great day and my best to your family.