For several weeks Canada experienced massive shortages in Children’s pain killer and fever relief medicines.
However, that has now changed!
Ogden Pharmacy in Calgary now has Children’s Motrin Suspension available.
When it comes to children’s health, finding the right medication can be tricky. You want something that will work quickly and effectively, but that’s also safe for your little one. Children’s Motrin Suspension is a great option for many common childhood ailments.
Children’s Motrin has an equivalent effect on kids’ fever and pain to Children’s Advil.
Here is some information on the uses of Children’s Motrin:
What is Children’s Motrin?
Children’s Motrin is a suspension that contains ibuprofen. Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Children’s Motrin is designed for children ages two to eleven years old.
What are the benefits of Children’s Motrin Suspension?
Children’s Motrin Suspension is used to relieve pain from various conditions such as headaches, dental pain, menstrual cramps, muscle aches, or arthritis. It is also used to reduce fever.
How should I take Children’s Motrin?
Children’s Motrin Suspension should be taken with food or milk to reduce the risk of stomach upset. Shake the bottle well before each use. Measure the suspension using the provided dosing syringe, dosing cup, or measuring spoon. Do not use a household spoon because it may not give the correct amount.
The recommended dose of Children’s Motrin Suspension for fever is 10 mg/kg (4.5 mg/lb) every 4 to 6 hours. The recommended dose for pain relief is 5 mg/kg (2.3 mg/lb) every 4 to 6 hours.
Do not give more than 4 doses in 24 hours. Do not use it for more than 3 days unless directed by a doctor.
Call your doctor if your child has a fever that lasts for more than 3 days, if your child does not have a fever but has pain that lasts for more than 5 days, or if your child has any redness or swelling.
What other drugs can affect Children’s Motrin’s effectiveness?
Before taking Children’s Motrin Suspension, tell your doctor or pharmacist about all of your kid’s medical conditions, allergies, and all the drugs, vitamins, or herbal supplements your kid is taking.