Medication and Symptom Information

 
Medication Information

Please reference the below charts for Acetaminophen (Tylenol), Ibuprofen (Advil/Motrin), and Diphenhydramine (Benadryl) dosage information:

Acetaminophen Dosing Chart*
*Please note, Acetaminophen should only be used in infants and children 2 months and over, and may be given up to every 4 hours.
**Please note, Ibuprofen should only be used in infants and children 6 months and over, and may be given up to every 6 hours.
 ***Please note, Diphenhydramine should only be used in children 2 and over, and may be given up to every 6 hours - please consult your doctor before giving it to a younger child.


Symptom Information

Growing up, children are exposed to many illnesses, especially when starting school and daycare. When your children have these various illnesses, they will exhibit some common symptoms. The doctors at Hudson Heights Pediatrics have come up with some guidelines that will help you navigate these common symptoms.  Please see the guidelines below.

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Fever

Nasal Congestion