Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: mom | 2008/10/24

Q.

2.5jr old son

Can you give me more info re: Phenergan? cyberdoc said I should try this for a little while to get my kid back into a normal sleeping routine at night,

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Definitely not! Phenergan is an old fashioned sedating antihistamine and this class of medicine is now under review for causing unwanted side effects such as interfering with breathing in young children.

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