Fever in children is most often due to bacterial or viral infections, such as the common cold, the flu, an ear infection, or sore throat. Both inactivated and live attenuated influenza vaccines are authorized for use in Canada; some are trivalent formulations (protecting against three strains of the virus) and some are quadrivalent formulations (protecting against four strains). Influenza vaccine is safe and well-tolerated. Children’s Advil® is specially formulated for children 2-11 years old, with specific dosing instructions based on a child’s weight and age. Taking too much acetaminophen may cause serious (possibly fatal) liver disease. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Contac Cold-Flu Tablet, Sequential to children or the elderly?
Check the labels on all your medicines (such as pain/fever drugs, diet aids, or cough-and-cold/allergy products) because they may contain the same or similar ingredients. Infants’ Tylenol® Infants’ Advil provides more effective*, longer lasting fever relief with less medicine† than Infants’ Tylenol®. Learn more *Based on reducing fever below 100°F.†Based on labeled dosing. Doing so can release all of the drug at once, increasing the risk of side effects. Find out more about cookies x Message Dialog x placeholder… Display Update Message. Most MAO inhibitors should also not be taken for two weeks before treatment with this medication. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company for more details about how to safely discard your rmation last revised November 2016. Copyright(c) 2016 First Databank, Inc.
This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. You should consult your doctor with any questions before giving Children’s Advil® or Infants’ Advil® to your child. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.List Contac Cold-Flu Tablet, Sequential side effects by likelihood and severity. The second dose of seasonal influenza vaccine improves the immune response, as children in this age group are less likely to have been exposed to an influenza virus in the past. Nausea, vomiting and diarrhea may also occur, especially in children.