Medicinal Drugs

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Health and Nutrition- Children and other Mom topics.

What do I do when my child has a fever?

Medicinal Drugs

Temperature reducing drugs (acetominophen and ibuprofen) reccomend doseage by age. More accurately "age" means weight. Check the package insert for the correct weight to dose ratios. My two year old (60 lbs) needs a 5 - 11 year old dose of Tempra for full effect.



Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.


URL: (optional)


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Mom Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!

Guru Spotlight
Byron White