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Dr Uzair, Doctor (non-pediatrics specialty)
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Experience:  MBBS. FCPS (R) General Surgery and Traumatology.5 years experience in Emergency Medicine.
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My daughter has very high fever. It goes up to 40 C. Our GP

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Hi,My daughter has very high fever. It goes up to 40 C. Our GP told us it is probably a viral infection. I give paracetamol and ibuprofen alternately. She is going to be 1 year old on 21st March. On the ibuprofen bottle it says to give 2.5 ml between 6 - 12 months and 5 ml between 1-3 years. Can I give her 5 ml dose because 2.5 ml doesn’t seem to help her like it used to before?

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Yes, you can give her 5ml of ibuprofen, it would not cause any harm to her.

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Thanks Dr Uzair.