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Throat pain, Fever,Cold,

My son is 3.5yr and 23 kgs, have cold, cough, throat pain, fever102 for past two days...Gave crocin alone, but fever reduces and comes back. Now doctor advised crocin-ds syrup with augmentin duo- as soon as he takes augmentin, he vomits everything immediately. Is it OK to mix crocin and augmentin for consumption?? Also, he vomited everything and not ready to eat because of throat pain. Is it still OK to give him medicine??

Baby sleeps on my chest.

My daughter is 1 & half month old & she likes sleeping on my chest for most of the time especially when she cries for long. She awakes whole night & cries a lot during that time.Also she likes sleeping whole day long. Our main concern is whether it is unsafe for her lying on my chest for long since that might be putting stress on her stomach of may cause some back problems. Please suggest what to do.

Thyroid problem

My son is 15 months old and his weight is 9.6.He has got poor appetite and will get constipated rarely so doctor asked me to take thyroid test and the report states Free t3 : 4.25 Free t4 : 1.11 TSH : 3.02 Freet4 and TSH are in normal range but free t4 alone has got raised I'm worried about it Please let me know whether my baby is having hypo or hyperthyroidism and is it necessary to put him under medication

Head not fully developed

Hello Gentlemen, Ladies, I have a 1 month old daughter and she has one issue, her one side head is little pressed then other side due to this one eye open wide but other does not, also some she opens eye one by one. I have consulted 2 child doctors both are saying this problem will be cured automatically within 2 years as her head develops but i am worried, so i need to know what is the name of this problem and solution. Will this be auto recovered or any special treatment is needed? Please see attached photos for reference. Need your assistance and guidance on the same. Thank you in advance.

Chicken pox, MMR, PCV

My son is 2yrs 3months old, can he take chicken pox and MMR vaccines now. I will also like to know their doses. Can he also take PCV too as he missed PCV 1,2,3? What step do i take for all these vaccines? Thank you ....Bolanle

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