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sore throat remedies for toddlers

My 21month old has has a cold for the last couple days, and it is finally subsiding but I can tell she has a sore throat. I know under 2 cant take cold meds, any home remedies that might help?

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Asked by OliviasMommy614 at 10:02 PM on Mar. 9, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Try popsicles it cools the throat and also numbs it ....

    Answer by LatinMamiOf2 at 10:04 PM on Mar. 9, 2009

  • a spoonful of honey! I think they can have it at one year, but double check me that it's not 2 years! It really helps!

    Answer by Melissa823 at 10:42 PM on Mar. 9, 2009

  • Honey not recommended until 2 years of age because of botulism so I would try the popsicles or a warm tea can sooth the throat just not too hot!

    Answer by caitlin.tolcher at 10:55 PM on Mar. 9, 2009

  • i know it sound stupid but take her to the dr they can giver her cough medicine to give her my dd is on it shes been sick for a while

    Answer by aubrees_mommie at 11:35 PM on Mar. 9, 2009

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