Michael Marcus, MD, talks about Tylenol and immunization concerns
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Male Speaker: The recent article in The Lancet, and I don't know if it's accurate or not, they say giving Tylenol at the same get vaccinate, might decrease the vaccine's responses, is that true or not true? Dr. Michael Marcus: I have not seen any good data to support that Tylenol would blunt the vaccine response to influenza vaccination. Male Speaker: But like any good doctor, you don't use a medicine just because there are certain mother, since worried about kid might get a fever or might get discomfort, so you should use this medicine wisely anyway, is that true? Dr. Michael Marcus: That is absolutely true. Use Tylenol only if a fever over 102 develops.
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