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is it safe to give my baby infant med. because he's teething

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liltiny

Asked by liltiny at 12:17 AM on Jan. 13, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • how old is your baby? my ds is 10 weeks, at 8 weeks he had some shots, doc gave me dose for tylenol. worked like a charm. i used it very sparingly, onlyy gave 2 doses. mortin is good too. if your baby is under 6 months, follow the box and talk to your doc. he has to figure it out via the weight of the baby.
    Marri357

    Answer by Marri357 at 12:20 AM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • Give him hylands teeting tabs, a frozen damp washcloth, lots of extra nursing (for comfort as well as nutrition)
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:44 AM on Jan. 13, 2010

  • breastfeeding is great for the teethers! so soothing! i do not recommend medication.
    the baby liver is not even fully functioning until at least 6 months tylenol and motrin is a lot of stress on a developing newborn.
    happy2bmom25

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 9:57 AM on Jan. 13, 2010

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