Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: mommy | 2012/07/25

Q.

travelling with kids

hi we are travelling in aug on a long distant flight (8hrs).please could you tell me what can i give my kids aged 6 and 4 for air sickness? your help is appreciated thanks!

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Air travel and flying these days is usually very smooth and it is very seldom indeed that children will become airsick. So no treatment is usually needed. Also no sedatives are recommended for young children as they frequently have the opposite effect to what is desired.

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