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Posted by: nicky | 2011/03/21

RE Tablets

Can Be-Metrazole be used for a throat infection in kids aged 10 and how much are they allowed and how many times a day i am asking as i went to get anti biotics for my daughter and they seem strong

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Hi Nicky

This is an odd choice of antibiotic for a throat infection (ii is however used for gum and dental infections). What dose was prescribed and how much does your child weigh?

The advised paediatric dosage is 15 mg per kilogram of body weight per dose, 3 times per day, for 5 days

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Posted by: pharmacist | 2011/03/23

Hi Nicky

This is an odd choice of antibiotic for a throat infection (ii is however used for gum and dental infections). What dose was prescribed and how much does your child weigh?

The advised paediatric dosage is 15 mg per kilogram of body weight per dose, 3 times per day, for 5 days

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