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Rachelle, mommy to 8 year old boys!
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|On Prevacid, the vomiting stopped but he would scream for hours with gas pain.|
|Actually, kids metabolize these medications quickly. Once a day is a serious mis-judgement on your doctor's part that would make things worse--with rebound acid.
She actually should dosed 3 times per day. Make sure she's at adequate dosage levels too. Your pediatrician has a reference book with pediatric dosage guidelines for all medications in it. He either didn't look (most likely) or didn't follow it. It would not say dose once per day.
http://www.marci-kids.com/dosing.html Dosing information.
|Kari, you are getting great advice here, especially about the dairy intolerance possibility and the dosage. Have you considered keeping a food diary?|
Unfortunately, this continues for us. I'm not sure what to do, as I can get her to the chiro next week, but it will be near impossible to afford to continue taking her for the following 2 weeks, so will that even help?