Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Mommy | 2009/01/27

Q.

Actifed

a paed prescribed actifed for my 22 month old. She has a very blocked nose and is a bit chesty.
I am a bit worried about the actifed, and reluctant to give it to her.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Do not give your child Actifed. It is not permitted for children under 2 years of age. Just use Salex nose drops if she has a blocked nose.

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