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My 3.5 year old daughter has a cold and at night she has a

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Hi...my 3.5 year old daughter has a cold and at night she has a dry cough that is interrupting her sleep. I gave her a half-dose of Children's Robitussin DM (2.5mL). Is that ok? About 3 hours ago I had given her Tylenol and Benadryl. Thanks-
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 9 months ago.

Greetings,
Thank you for your question.
I am Dr. Su S. and I will try my best to help you.
I am sorry for her symptoms.
1/2 tsf is ok at this age.

Please do not repeat the dose before 6 hours as you have given benadryl.
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Wish her healthy life.
Regards.