Resource Summary

Clinical Question:
If we provide a recommendation regarding the treatment of pediatric fever^ is acetaminophen or ibuprofen superior?

Bottom-line:
Treatment of pediatric fever is debated and should be discussed with parents/patients. If clinicians are going to recommend a treatment^ ibuprofen offers superior fever reduction with no increase in adverse events.



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Publication Date: 2013-10-24
Last Updated on PCR: 2017-03-31 15:12:29