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whats the best cough medicine for my 21 month girl?

which one works for u? maybe you use teas?

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Asked by Hyde3 at 5:27 PM on Apr. 23, 2010 in Kids' Health

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  • i dont think you are supose to give cough medicine to a child that young. you should go to a pharmacy like wal greens and ask them. they might recomend some pediacare.

    Answer by jennifer588 at 5:30 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

  • shoutingi dont think anyone under 2 years is suppose to take it


    Answer by BUSYLOVINGHIM at 5:32 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

  • you aren't supposed to use cough meds for kids under 2.


    Answer by Anonymous at 5:32 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

  • Honey. Studies show that cough medicines don't really work anyways.

    Answer by outstandingLove at 5:33 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

  • Our pediatrician prescribed C-Phen. He said it was the only one he'd give to a child under 2. It works great for my kids, but you do have to have a prescription to get it.

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:36 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

  • NOTHING!!!!!!!!!! If she is having a lot of coughing, put Vick's Vaporub on her feet and socks on and let her sleep, it will help with the coughing. Cough medicines do NOT get rid of the issue. If she is coughing really bad, then call the doctor and ask them what is SAFE to give her.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 10:57 PM on Apr. 23, 2010

  • Chestal Children's cough syrup is very safe.

    Answer by rkoloms at 8:06 AM on Apr. 24, 2010

  • You're not supposed to give honey before 2 years old either.

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:32 AM on Apr. 24, 2010

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