Which medications are used for pain management of pediatric hernias?

Updated: Oct 31, 2018
  • Author: Andre Hebra, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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See the list below:

  • Most patients are treated with acetaminophen for 24-48 hours after surgery. Codeine is occasionally added for pain management in older children (>1 y).


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