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Can cold medicine cause a rapid heart rate in children?

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In brief: Possible

If the cold medication contains a decongestant, the decongestant can elevate the heart rate.

In brief: Possible

If the cold medication contains a decongestant, the decongestant can elevate the heart rate.
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