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can my nine year old take coricidin cough and cold ?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience Pediatrics
Cough medicine: Cough and cold medications have not shown any advantage compared to maintaining adequate fluid intake and good nutrition. However, these medications often contain older type of antihistamines that could produce drowsiness and create sleep. A recent study showed the benefit of honey for nighttime coughs.
Answered on Apr 26, 2020

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