When your little one is sick with a cold, you may wonder if it's OK to give him over-the-counter medicine. Follow these guidelines to make safe choices.
The first thing to think about: How old is your child? Cough and cold medicines should not be used by kids under 4. So if he's that young, don't give him:
Evidence suggests these cold medicines don't really help, and they have a small risk of serious side effects...