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Cold Medicines Don't Work and Could Be Harmful for Children, Experts Warn

2018-10-12 15:05
Medicines used in the treatment of blocked noses should not be given to children, said experts. Researchers argue that decongestants should never be given to children under the age of 6. They said there is no evidence they work for children and may even be harmful. They also recommended caution for those under 12. They said colds will usually clear by themselves.