Giving Cough Medicine For Babies Aged 6 Months?
Good night. Cough baby 6 months old. Is it permissible to give Uni Bebe Cough Syrup?
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Uni baby cough is a drug that contains paracetamol, guaiafenesin, and CTM. Where as a whole the drug is a drug to reduce fever and is associated with coughs and colds.
Paracetamol at around 4 to 11 months of age is given in accordance with BB and is quite safe as long as it is in accordance with the dose where the administration is around 10-15 mg per kg. But if it does not subside and arise drug reactions such as diarrhea, vomiting immediately to the doctor.
For guaifenesin is to thin the phlegm usually the smallest child given is around 6 months of age with a dose of 25 mg every 4 hours and a maximum of 300 mg per day
While CTM is a drug to reduce inflammatory reactions, especially related to allergies, given the age of about 1 year and above.
If you are going to give a drug to a child you should consider the contents of the drug and avoid using it with the wrong dosage because it can cause side effects that might occur. And if there is a fever, a cough that is severe, shortness of breath you should immediately go to the hospital ..
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