Pediatricians who are members of the American Academy of Pediatrics will definitely not prescribe cold and cough medicines for children. Because they do not cure colds and coughs. Giving too much time for some time can even lead to risk. It can cause sleep disturbances, abdominal pain, rash, and high heart rate. And thousands of children are hospitalized every year because they are given cold and cough medicine at home.
Some home remedies to cure cough:
– Mix one teaspoon of turmeric and half a teaspoon of honey in milk to prevent dry cough.
– Mix a teaspoon of anise, half a bar and a teaspoon of ginger powder in water, boil it well and drink it with Ariya. It is good for dry cough.
– If you grind onion well and mix it with a spoon of honey and eat it, the dry cough will go away in a day.
– Curative properties of honey provide immediate relief from the problem of dry cough. Take 5 tablespoons of such honey, as well as mix it with 2 tablespoons of coconut oil and 1 tablespoon of lemon juice, put it in the oven, heat it for 2 minutes and keep it cool, you can get rid of dry cough problem.
Below are some more medications that should definitely not be given to children.
Avoid giving aspirin or aspirin to children unless prescribed by a doctor. Because of aspirin, it can affect the kidneys and brain of children. So don’t imagine that not all drugs you buy in drug stores will contain aspirin. Always read the label carefully before buying a drug and then buy it. Also known as salicylic or acetylsalicylic acid, it also refers to aspirin. In case of fever, children over 6 months of age can be given paracetamol or ibuprofen.
Medications taken by adults
Children should not be given even a small amount of the medication that adults take. This is because the medications given to infants are slightly more concentrated than the medications given to children, so be very careful.
Expired medications should be discarded immediately. Also, discoloration medications should be discarded. This is because the effectiveness of expired drugs may be inactivated. And it poses a great danger to life.