My 6 year old recently had he's tonsils and adenoids removed. Most of the time post op he was in dymadon, and every day had half dose of a pill version of an anti inflammatory. When he's pain got a bit worse I would give him oxycodone. He was a superstar however and I only needed to give him the oxy maybe about 6 times over the whole 10 day post op period.
He had an amazing recovery.
Here is the List of meds we were given. Best of luck with your LO xx
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