Please give Paracetamol AFTER vaccination.

From BNF for children Post-immunisation pyrexia in infants (see also Post-immunisation pyrexia in infants)

  • Paracetamol by mouth

  • Child 2–3 months 60 mg as a single dose repeated once after 4–6 hours if necessary
    (dose can be repeated twice for meningococcal B vaccine)
    Child 4 months 60 mg as a single dose repeated after 4–6 hours (max. 4 doses in 24 hours)

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