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Tricia Jean (TJ) Gold, M.D.

Dr. TJ Gold is a pediatrician in private practice at Tribeca Pediatrics in New York City, NY. As a pediatrician and a mother, she has devoted her life to keeping children safe and healthy.

Articles by Tricia Jean (TJ) Gold, M.D.

Alternating Medicines to Treat a Fever in Children Older than 6 Months

By: Tricia Jean (TJ) Gold, M.D.

Alternating Medicines to Treat a Fever in Children Older than 6 Months Tricia Jean (TJ) Gold, M.D. If your child needs a fever reducer, it is best to choose one type of medicine: either acetaminophen (Children’s Tylenol) or ibuprofen (Children’s Motrin, Children’s Advil). Always consult your doctor first if you are considering alternating between acetaminophen […]

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Safe Dosing for Pediatric Liquid Acetaminophen

By: Tricia Jean (TJ) Gold, M.D.

When your little one is sick, nothing is more important than knowing how to treat them with care. The makers of pediatric liquid acetaminophen, the most commonly used medicine to treat pain and fever in children, have made certain changes to help parents ensure proper dosing. There used to be two concentrations: one for infants […]

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How To Childproof Your Home and Medicine Cabinet

By: Tricia Jean (TJ) Gold, M.D.

How To Childproof Your Home and Medicine Cabinet Tricia Jean (TJ) Gold, M.D. We doctors are always careful to tell parents to use the correct dosage when giving medicine to children. This helps ensure that the medicine will be effective and safe. A part of medicine safety that we don’t often talk about, but is […]

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