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Teething Tablets? How much is to much?

Can you overdose on teething tablets? I have been giving my almost 6 month old 3 teething tablets at a time. I also give him tylenol every 4-6 hours as needed. I usually wait about 30 minutes after the tablets...can you give tablets and tylenol at same time?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:12 PM on Jun. 22, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • yeah check the bottle on the tabs on how often to give them
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:13 PM on Jun. 22, 2009

  • A 10 lb child would have to eat 1000 tablets in order to even feel drowsy from teething tablets.

    The directions say 2 tablets every 15 minutes for 4-6 doses. I always gave my daughter 3 when she seemed to need a bit extra.

    celticreverie

    Answer by celticreverie at 1:41 PM on Jun. 22, 2009

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