For a runny nose
Benadryl is an over the counter antihistamine. Benadryl is very effective at treating symptoms of colds and allergies such as runny nose, sneezing and itching. Benadryl may also cause major drowsiness.
Pediacare regular is used to temporarily treat cough and stuffy nose symptoms caused by the common cold, flu, or other breathing illnesses.
Saline drops are used to moisten and loosen up the mucus in your baby's nose.
Mentholatum Ointment is the classic remedy that generations of Moms have used on their children to help relieve minor muscle aches and pains associated with colds. Rub the mentholatum on your child's chest. The aromatic ingredients penetrate the child's skin acting fast to help provide relief to colds.
For a cough only
Childrens Delsym is a liquid dextromethorphan formula used to temperarily provide relief of coughing due to minor throat and bronchial irritation that occurs with the common cold.
Robitussin DM is a cough suppressant and expectorant, it controls the cough and makes it more productive. Sometimes suppressing the cough is not always recommended.
Robitussin (not Robitussin DM) is just an expectrant helping with loosening, thinning mucus and drainage. Sometimes it is good just to give the plain Robitussin and let the cough be productive without suppressing it.
Unfortunately, these 3 medicines taste pretty bad.
For a Fever
For a fever, it's common to alternate Tylenol and Motrin every 2 to 3 hours.
Tylenol is a pain reliever and a fever reducer.
Motrin is a popular fever reducer known for providing long-lasting fever relief.
For when having all symptoms
Tylenol Flu has the a combination of medicines to relieve all your childs flu symptoms very effectively.
Runny nose and congestion
For the combination of runny nose and congestion, Dimetap might be the choice. Dimetap has the added benefit of tasting really good.
Runny nose, congestion, and cough
Dimetap DM is often recommended when experiencing all three symptoms, runny nose, cough, and chest congestion.
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