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Can my 68 pound son take 200mg Advil PM?

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Rabbbb

Asked by Rabbbb at 7:01 PM on Nov. 19, 2013 in Tweens (9-12)

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  • What did his physician say? I cannot diagnose without knowing the history of your son. I can tell you to read the label, but even then... you give no prior history. What if I say yes, but he's on a ton of other medications? What if he has Cancer or some other disease history?

    Sorry, my credentials say I cannot give advice....
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 7:04 PM on Nov. 19, 2013

  • Your doctor would only be able to tell you that - he knows his age, height, weight and history as M-avi has stated.
    luvmygrandgirl

    Answer by luvmygrandgirl at 7:06 PM on Nov. 19, 2013

  • pharmacist... call one.
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 7:10 PM on Nov. 19, 2013

  • What does the box instructions say.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 7:15 PM on Nov. 19, 2013

  • what does his doctor or pharmacist say?
    Crafty26

    Answer by Crafty26 at 7:25 PM on Nov. 19, 2013

  • Call a doctor.
    And in my humble opinion, NO child should ever be given a "night-time" medicine.
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 7:28 PM on Nov. 19, 2013

  • Why the PM part? I am voting no.
    2kids2dogs2cats

    Answer by 2kids2dogs2cats at 7:35 PM on Nov. 19, 2013

  • Hmmm what do the instructions for doseage on the bottle say???
    2autisticsmom

    Answer by 2autisticsmom at 7:40 PM on Nov. 19, 2013

  • Wtf?! No kid needs advil pm! People are so fucking stupid.
    anime_mom619

    Answer by anime_mom619 at 8:37 PM on Nov. 19, 2013

  • Why would you give a child a PM medication?
    kmath

    Answer by kmath at 10:02 PM on Nov. 19, 2013

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