How to calculate pediatric dosage of multivitamin and hematinic drops or syrups as per weight & age?



There are normal daily requirements of Multivitamins,micro nutrients , iron,calcium,zinc, etc.which is maintained by giving balanced diet+leafy vegetables,& fibre ,fruits But during difiency, ,the doses are Therapeutic dose,(eg.elemental iron in the dose of4-5 mg/kg body weight) It can be seen in any physiology or Biochemistry books,& we can have print in our opd for day-to-day follow up (my opinion)

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Prophylactic dose given as 2-3 mg/kg/day ( elemental iron).

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