Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Shirl | 2011/06/14

Q.

Rescue remedy

Hi

A few weeks ago i posted about my son who is very active and does not rest at night, talks and gets uo etc. He is 21 months old. I been giving him rescue remedy for a few weeks and it helps i just want to know can i give it to him continously and for how long can he get addicted? I didnt give it last night and we were up half the night?

Thanks

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Rescue remedy is very safe and children cannot become addicted to it, so you can continue to use it for a while longer. You should still try to have some breaks from using it whenever possible as it sometimes becomes less effective if used continuously.

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