My 3 year old is on 9ml amox bid

Patient

Q: My 3 year old is on 9ml amox bid. Can I still give him IBU for fever?

Doctor

A:   Hi. Thank you for writing to us.

Certainly yes. Amox is an antibiotic and helps to control the bacteria and infection and thereby reducing the fever.
But Ibugesic gives relief from fever.
Please give the dosages as per the weight of the child.
If the fever does not respond, please consult a Pediatrician.

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