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Can give my 11months old baby histussin medicine for stuffy…

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Can give my 11months...

Can give my 11months old baby histussin medicine for stuffy nose

Doctor's Assistant: When did you start using this medication? How severe were any side effects?

I haven't started use any.he his so stuffy cannot sleep or feed properly

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with the stuffiness? Is this a repeating or first-time issue?

About 2 months ago he keep grunting when he's doing something or feeding and then for the past 3 days he so stuffy

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Histussin below the 6 years of age should not be given. Its safety in 11 months old is not established.

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