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All Natural Zarbee’s Children’s Cough Syrup is Safe for Your Kids by Amanda Patient Expert Posted Wed 03 Nov 2010 4:56pm Several weeks ago, my daughter became sick. She had a sore throat and runny nose and it all ended with a dry throat and a hacking cough. We went to the store to buy our normal cough suppressant only to find that it had been recalled. So, I spoke with the pharmacist. He couldn’t give me any advice because Hailey is only 5 years old and most co ... Read on »
Molecular Healing--Honey as an Effective Cough Remedy for Children by Dr. Bruce F. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Mon 25 Aug 2008 3:14pm 1 Comment With all the recent negative news about over the counter cough and cold medications for children it was refreshing to see research on natural remedies. For years alternative medicine practitioners have been recommending honey for coughs. Now a team of researchers from Penn State have found that honey is actually more effective than dextromethorph ... Read on »
Use Caution in Giving Cough and Cold Medicines to Young Children by Susan H. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 4:37pm I wasn’t surprised when I read an Associated Press article today noting that some public health officials and pediatricians believe “that many over-the-counter cough and cold remedies can harm toddlers and preschoolers,” and they “are pushing the government for stricter warnings to prevent life-threatening overdoses.” Call it mother’s instin ... Read on »
Children's cough and cold medications: FAQ - Health Canada's Review- by ViaMedica Posted Fri 08 Jan 2010 12:00am Health Canada recently finished its review of the effectiveness and safety of cough and cold medications for children under the age of 12. Their conclusion? These popular products for the cold season should not be used by children under 6 years of age. So what does this mean? Here are answers to some frequently asked questions. Why has Heal ... Read on »
Candy-Like Cough Capsules May Pose Serious Risk to Young Children by Poh Tin Tan Posted Wed 05 Jan 2011 1:16am From Medscape Education Clinical Briefs Emma Hitt, Yael Waknine December 22, 2010 — Accidental ingestion of benzonatate (Tessalon) by children younger than 10 years can result in serious adverse effects or death, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced. Benzonatate, a round, liquid-filled gelatin capsule, is approved for sy ... Read on »
FDA Urged to Recall Over-the-Counter Children’s Cough & Cold Medicines by Gina Nick Doctor of Philosophy Posted Wed 04 Nov 2009 10:04pm Pediatricians are urging the Food and Drug Administration to recall cough and cold medications sold over the counter that are marketed to children under 6 years of age.  The evidence shows that these medicines are not effective and can actually be harmful to children.  According to market research firm Nielson Co., families spend at least $2 ... Read on »
FDA Says Tessalon Liquid Cough Capsules Pose Risk for Young Children by Medline Plus Posted Thu 16 Dec 2010 9:50am FDA PRESS RELEASE FDA says Tessalon liquid cough capsules pose risk for young children Medication has candy-like appearance; should be kept in child-proof containers The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning that accidental ingestion of Tessalon (benzonatate) by children younger than 10 years can result in serious ... Read on »
Replace the recalled Children's Medications with Natural ZarBee's cough meds! (free bottle) by Sarah H. Patient Expert Posted Wed 12 May 2010 12:00am 1 Comment Did you hear there is a big recall of the top medications that parents all over give their children for relief! I can't believe how this impacts the medications we give our children for fever reducing, coughing and allergies! The medications on recall number over 40, and some are ones that I give my own kids: Tylenol, Motrin and Benedryl. ... Read on »
Whoops! Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Vaccine wearing off in vaccinated children by RSBell Posted Tue 24 Mar 2009 12:00am Headline: Whooping cough vaccine not as powerful as thought "Of the 18 students in the recent Cobb cluster, 17 were properly immunized with five doses of DTaP vaccine, which protects against diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis, health officials said." Officials must be bummed that they cannot blame this on parents who have an "irrational" ... Read on »
Cough and Cold Medication for Children by Alan T. Patient Expert Posted Fri 03 Oct 2008 11:31am Paediatric cough and cold medications are widely available in Malaysia, but the patterns of use among children are unknown. The lack of these information leads to the underappreciated serious adverse events (maybe even death events) among the children due to cough and cold medications. Cough and cold medications include those cont ... Read on »