My3year old Grandaughter was jyst diagnosed with Mono. Shes
My3year old Grandaughter was jyst diagnosed with Mono. She's been sick for about 5 days with sinus, enlarged tonsils. She was put on augmentunm and is doing much better. What is the course of Mono in someone so young. Her spleen is enlarged
her pediatrician..I give her to help settle her stomach pain
My daughter has flu-like symptons however after visiting her pediatrician as well as the ER she has tested negatively for Flu. She has not had a flu shot but she is sick with no appetitie for food. She is constantly vomitting and has a fever of 101.9 what can I give her to help settle her stomach pain?
Physician - Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
I am worried I gave my six year old grandson 2 tablespoons
Hello I am worried I gave my six year old grandson 2 tablespoons of adult NyQuil I thought it would be safe if I cut the dosage in half that was 3 hours ago he seems fine but now I am freaking out after I read some things online he also has children's Zyrtec in his system from about 12 noon yesterday. He says he feels fine he acts normal and I only did this because I woke up this morning and he was coughing his head off and I have ran out of children's cough syrup last night
Friend around me say his pediatric doctor is prescribing
Friend around me say his pediatric doctor is prescribing "Trex Orix" for his child who is not having good appetite. May I seek advice if this "Trex Orix" is a good and safe medicine for young children like 4 years old? Thanks!Details of "Trex Orix" I found here:http://www.mercatorpharma.com/index.php/multi-vitamin-cyproheptadine-tres-orix-syrup.htmlThank you!
My 1 year old son has had a fever for 2 days now yesterday
My 1 year old son has had a fever for 2 days now yesterday it was as high as 103.4 and today was as high as 103.7. both times I gave him Tylenol and the fever went down right away. When should I take him to see a doctor? He has not shown any other symptoms. Just the fever. He is eating and drinking ok. Also I have been using a tympanic thermometer to take his temperature. If he has a ear infection is it ok that I do that or should I take his temperature another way?
My baby boy is 82 days old (almost 3 months) when he was 38
HelloMy baby boy is 82 days old (almost 3 months) when he was 38 days old he got fever. I went to the hospital the doctor said any infant who has fever without any other symptoms may have meningitis and so lumber puncture was performed it was positive wbc was 570 (clear) monomorph 80% polymorph 20%. though the culture of CSF was negative, no bacteria found. He was put on penicillin and cefotaxime for 2 days but the fever didn't settle down until penicillin was replaced with vancomycin then the fever finally went away. He was on cefotaxime and vancomycin for 14 days.Then CBC &Diff had been tested and neutrophils were low. It read 0.6. The next day before my baby was discharged it read 0.7. The doctor said as long as it kept raising there is nothing to worry about. A week later the same test was done neutrophils were 0.9. Two weeks later (which is today) it read 0.6. it decreased.I haven't noticed any viral infection. He is a happy baby, smiles laughs squeals. He refuses to drink milk sometimes. (formula/ no breastfeeding).The test says he also has low RBC too. (3.34 then 3.56)When he was in the hospital I found a soft lump on his head but MRI says it is just a hematoma.He was born by an emergency C-Section