Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Natasjha | 2012/09/04

Q.

Melatonin

Hi

Kan jy asb vir my se wat die veiligheid van melatonin is - My pediater het die voorgeskryf vir my dogtertjie wat ons nie in n slaap routine kry nie sy is nou vir n maand daar op.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Daar bestaan geen inligting oor die veiligheid van Melatonin in jong kinders. Melatonin is 'n natuurlike hormoon in die ligaam en behoort veilig te wees. Dit is belangrik dat die dosis van 3mg nie oorskry moet word.

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