Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics

Published by: Kowsar

Acetaminophen and Ibuprofen in Controlling Fever and Preventing Convulsion in Children With Febrile Seizure

Aliasghar Halimi Asl 1 , * , Payam Samei 2 and Amir Hossein Hosseini 3
Authors Information
1 Pediatrics Department, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Pediatrics, Lorestan University of Medical Sciences, Khorram Abad, IR Iran
3 Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Mofid Children Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics: February 28, 2015, 6 (1); e25954
  • Published Online: February 20, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 9, 2014
  • Accepted: January 29, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/compreped-25954

To Cite: Halimi Asl A, Samei P, Hosseini A H. Acetaminophen and Ibuprofen in Controlling Fever and Preventing Convulsion in Children With Febrile Seizure, J Compr Ped. 2015 ; 6(1):e25954. doi: 10.17795/compreped-25954.

Abstract
Copyright © 2015, Iranian Society of Pediatrics. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnote
References
  • 1. Kliegman R. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics. 2011;
  • 2. Sadleir LG, Scheffer IE. Febrile seizures. BMJ. 2007; 334(307)[DOI]
  • 3. Fauci AS, Braunwald E, Tsselbacher K, Wilson JD, Martin JB, Kasper DL. Harrisons Principles of Internal Medicine. 1998;
  • 4. Uhari M, Rantala H, Vainionpaa L, Kurttila R. Effect of acetaminophen and of low intermittent doses of diazepam on prevention of recurrences of febrile seizures. J Pediatr. 1995; 126(6): 991-5[PubMed]
  • 5. Offringa M, Newton R. Prophylactic drug management for febrile seizures in children (Review). Evid Based Child Health. 2013; : 1376-485
  • 6. Pierce CA, Voss B. Efficacy and safety of ibuprofen and acetaminophen in children and adults: a meta-analysis and qualitative review. Ann Pharmacother. 2010; 44(3): 489-506[DOI][PubMed]
  • 7. Perrott DA, Piira T, Goodenough B, Champion GD. Efficacy and safety of acetaminophen vs ibuprofen for treating children's pain or fever: a meta-analysis. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2004; 158(6): 521-6[DOI][PubMed]
  • 8. Van Esch A, Van Steensel-Moll HA, Steyerberg EW, Offringa M, Habbema JD, Derksen-Lubsen G. Antipyretic efficacy of ibuprofen and acetaminophen in children with febrile seizures. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1995; 149(6): 632-7[PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments