Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: TKN | 2008/06/09

Q.

Zyrtec

My LO is on Zyrtec as recommended by her ENT. She has no allergies to grass or mite.
What dosage should i be giving a 13 month old.
WHat is the reasonin for Zyrtec and is the best or can i give her something else?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

There is no need to give your baby this antihistamine medicine unless a clear diagnosis of an allergic nasal problem such as hayfever has been made.

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