TABLE 4.

Distribution of Outpatient Visits for Asthma During Follow-up According to Antipyretic Dose* Among Children With Asthma

AntipyreticDose (mg/kg)Numberof VisitsTotal NumberCumulative Incidence (%)95% CI
Acetaminophen<11102264.41.7–7.1
≥11193006.33.6–9.1
Ibuprofen<7.5206173.21.8–4.6
≥7.5134333.01.4–4.6
  • * Patients were excluded if administered antipyretic dose/kg of ibuprofen (n = 197) or acetaminophen (n = 106) was unknown.