Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Is there any cold/flu medicine 3 year olds can have?

He will be 3 next weekend and we have been sick all week. Its his first time being sick and my only child so Im kinda new to all this. Ive been giving him Childrens Tylenol every 4 hours for a couple days to break his fever, now his fever is down but he sounds so sick still. Poort thing? Any ideas/tips

Answer Question

Asked by Anonymous at 8:43 AM on Feb. 22, 2011 in Preschoolers (3-4)

Answers (4)
  • I use Childrens Pediacare, the generic.

    Answer by Jademom07 at 8:47 AM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • Call the pediatrician to see what s/he recommends you do.

    Answer by CraftingMama at 8:57 AM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • Cold/cough medicine isn't recommended for children under 5. Call the pediatrician.


    Answer by melissasue38 at 10:06 AM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • Yes the doctor confirmed there is no medicine for cold/flu for kids under 4

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 2:04 PM on Feb. 23, 2011

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.