Pediatrician Questions Common Cold

What's the best cold medicine for a 3 year old?

Should I be giving me 3 year old anything for a common cold? What should I avoid?

1 Answer

You can use saline nose mist to help unclog the mucus and increase fluids. Avoid decongestants since these make young children irritable and may cause them to have trouble sleeping. Natural remedies like Zarbees can help the cough from the drainage. Also prop up at night