Baby cough syrup

Useful information on what to look for when you are buying cough syrup or medicine for your baby.
There are very few cough syrups for babies under one year old. Baby cough syrups are generally for a non-productive cough i.e. a dry cough, not a chesty cough. Baby cough syrups contain glycerol which acts as a soother, it does not do much else, but because it is for baby it is the safest thing.

If your baby has a persistent cough for longer than a week or one that keeps returning you should take them to see their GP.

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hi my salf sanjeev ,my son always surfing from cough and running nose . plz give me advise how can i care my son
by goavasco 1st Sep 2010, 10:06am
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by hamsa 12th Aug 2010, 10:15am
my 5 month baby was suffring from cold cough so please advice me about medicine
by nishant2009 14th May 2010, 4:17pm
my baby is 6 moths old Now here winter and rainy season, we live in chennai India, I need best cough and cold syrup name in indian drugs, If you know please suggest best one
by balaraman 16th Dec 2009, 9:09am
please advice me if phenylephrine hydrochloride-5mg,chlorpheniramine maleate-2mg as cough syrup can be given to 4 month old baby?
by guga 5th Jan 2009, 9:21am