Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Mick | 2009/03/12

Q.

3 things

What can i use for post nasal drip 5 and 2 yr old? is weleda drops ok anything else?

For restless legs syndrom - only occurs when alot of play that day, occurs at night sometimes on ankles?

After how many days on Augmentin 5 day course can my son 2 yrs go for the prevenar vaccine? he took the antis for a slight fever, ear inf in 1 ear. he still has a bit of post nasal drip and a slight cough at night only but not serious, some nites he is fine. When can i take him for the vaccine?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Only use saline nose drops for both children. Salex drops are excellent.Do you mean growing pains at night, rather than restless legs? Use Panado syrup for this.
Your son can go for Prevenar once he is completely better. Take him to your usual clinic as Prevenar should now be available.

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