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I accidentally gave my 10 year old son Robitussin DM 10 ML.

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I accidentally gave my 10 year old son Robitussin DM 10 ML. I ment to give him children's Mucinex. Grabbed wrong bottle. Will it hurt him?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 1 year ago.


I understand your concern.

As per your description,it wouldn't hurt him.

However you shouldn't give him Mucinex or other medicine for next 6-12 hours.

Drowsiness,nausea can occur so make him well hydrated.

Also give him warm liquids.

Elevate his head with an extra pillow while sleeping.

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