What is most puzzling for parents of newborns or toddler kids is when taking care of children is the feeling of helplessness once they cry incessantly. Is it because of fever, pain, or hunger? You would want to rush to the doctor every time this happens because the fear that something majorly wrong happened would always stay at the back of your head. What many medical practitioners encounter are mothers giving their kids pain relievers with or without prescription in the hopes of soothing them. Is it safe? Can children take ibuprofen for pain relief? And what is the recommended dosage for a child of this or any pain medication?