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Is Hydromet A Good Cough Medicine For Sleep
Sleep medicines: You can do that . Usually it is ok but you should look at the drug interactions. ...Read more
I gave my son cetrizine earlier today but he has a cough that is persistent and wont let him go to sleep. can i give him some cough medicine?
May not help: No one likes to see their child suffer and feel the need "to do something" but multiple research studies the last few years have shown cough meds are very ineffective and can harm young children. Here's a very good article that may help answer your questions and contains advice that you may find helpful. http://www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/cold-guide/kids-cold-medicines-new-guidelines ...Read more
I accidentally took tylenol cold and sinus with other cough medicine, now i can't sleep and have difficultly of breathing, what will i do?
Sinus med and insomn: Sinus medications can prevent you from sleeping. If you cannot sleep with coffee then you will not sleep with sinus meds (sudafed for example). For decongestant at night use Benadryl and use sudafed (or equivalent) only strictly in daytime. If you cough more at night than daytime then you need a brocho-dilator to open your airways to stop coughing. Good doctors do not prescribe cough sirop. ...Read more
My 3 month old won't stop cry and coughing she is so congested she can't breath or sleep can I give her cough medicine just for the weekend?
No: A 3 month old baby can not have cough medicine. You can steam up the shower and then sit with her in the bathroom, you can elevate the head of the crib she sleeps in or even let her sleep strapped into the car seat. You can use nasal saline drops and suction. Please take her temperature and if it is more than 101 F or she is not eating her milk well, take her to the ER. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 6 year old daughter been sick coughing and we gave her cough medicine and she went to sleep and her nose started bleeding very worried?
Bloody noses: Bloody noses are very common in children, especially during times of illness.The mucus in the nasal/sinus passage ways can be irritating and the membranes in the inside of the nose are easily damaged, thus the source of the bloody nose. Petroleum jelly placed on the inside of each nostril 1-2x daily and frequent use of saline nasal mist to aide in thinning mucus secretions would be recommended. ...Read more
Hoarse cough Shortness of breath since 2 days early in the morning when im sleeping. Goes away after taking cough medicine after an hr.asthma?
May be: or airway hypersensitivity, also check your sinuses, cough medicine would help momentarily, check with an allergist if you have a specialist around, but start with your regular doctor, you will need a bronchodilator to help your cough first, and other controller medicine might be needed in addition to treating any other condition like sinusitis, good luck ...Read more
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I have a two year old son who weighs 26 lbs. He has a cough that keeps him from falling asleep. Is there cough medicine i could give him and how much?
Honey or codeine.: We prefer not to give cough suppressants to children that young. Often a teaspoon of honey will soothe the throat so that the cough is better. If the cough occurs hours after the child is asleep and especially if it is so severe that it induces vomiting then i would be concerned about cough variant asthma and would have the child checked by your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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