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accidentally gave him too much

Anonymous
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I accidentally gave my son 1 tablespoon of his meds instead of 1 teaspoon.... how bad is this?
Posted by Anonymous on Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:42 PM
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jayray51413
by Bronze Member on Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:43 PM
How old and how big is he?
Anonymous
by Anonymous 2 on Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:43 PM
What meds?
Anonymous
by Anonymous 3 on Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:44 PM

depends wtf medicine it was!

smorgan865
by Ruby Member on Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:44 PM

Um roughly 3 teaspoons equal one tablespoon so yes that's not a little slipup. I'd call the doctor immediately. How often is the dose supposed to be given?

Anonymous
by Anonymous 1 - Original Poster on Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:44 PM
He's seven and about 40 some pounds. He gets headaches so its a headache meds


Quoting jayray51413:

How old and how big is he?

christen392
by Silver Member on Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:45 PM
What med.
how old
How much does your child weigh
jb0520
by Platinum Member on Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:45 PM
Call a pharmacist!!!!
Anonymous
by Anonymous 4 on Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:46 PM

bump

KRISTAL_WILDER
by Silver Member on Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:46 PM

depends on what it is

 

Anonymous
by Anonymous 5 on Oct. 3, 2013 at 8:46 PM
Call this nurse hotline and ask 877-725-2552
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