Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: HRAW | 2011/02/07

Q.

Stopayne

Can I give Stopayne to my 15-month old toddler? If so, how much should I give her?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The answer is no. Stopayne contains codeine wjhich is constipating and can also cause dependence.Only use a safe treatment for pain such as Calpol or Panado.

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

1
user comments

C.

Posted by: Jacky | 2011/02/07

Rather give Panado or something else since Stopayne has codien in it that makes them constapated.

Reply to Jacky

Want to comment?

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.