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Is Paracetamol with Dolowin Plus safe for child with fever?

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Answered by

Dr. Deepak Patel

Medically reviewed by

iCliniq medical review team

Published At July 17, 2018
Reviewed AtJune 5, 2024

Patient's Query

Hello doctor,

My daughter has a fever for the last two days. She has tonsils. The doctor has given half Dolowin Plus twice a day and Ziprax 100 DT twice a day. Yesterday she had 103 fever. Fever does not come down by Dolowin Plus. So I gave Meftal P 100 mg. But in the night and the day she did not have fever. But now again she has 102.4 fever. Can I give PCM with Dolowin Plus?

Answered by Dr. Deepak Patel

Hi,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

I can understand your concerns. Dolowin plus has already got Paracetamol in it so there is no need to give Paracetamol with Dolowin plus. You can give Dolowin plus every four hourly if fever persists. If there is a fever in spite of giving it, then cold sponging of the child should be done. If fever persists then Widal test and malaria antigen test and complete blood count should be done.

Same symptoms don't mean you have the same problem. Consult a doctor now!

Dr. Deepak Patel
Dr. Deepak Patel

Child Health

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