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Cold Medicine

Can I give my 15 month old cold medicine Tylenol Cold???


Asked by Liz30355 at 7:29 PM on Oct. 4, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • I think tylenol cold is only reccomended for 6 and up unless your doctor tells you to use it and gives you dosage instructions. If he has a fever or you think he is in pain you can use regular tylenol and do other things to help soothe his symptoms. Elevate his mattress and use a humidifier if he is stuff or coughing. You can use baby vicks on his feet with socks over them. You can also take him into a steamy bathroom to help releive a cough or congestion.

    Answer by foxracing43701 at 7:39 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • I would only use the infant drops

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 7:35 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • No... no cough/cold medicines until after your kid is 2; then you must check the specific indications. Stick with the infant Tylenol!

    Answer by mevxoxo at 7:58 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • They do not make anything for that small. Your doctor might be able to tell you otherwise but you would have to give them a call.

    Answer by Melbornj at 8:15 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • I would have his doctor to call him in some cough medicine. You don't want to over medicate him.

    Answer by TwannaB. at 10:16 AM on Oct. 5, 2010