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QUICK! Can I give Benylin night cough with piriton?

(5 Posts)
CountessDracula Thu 28-Jul-05 22:12:01

dd had an allergic rection swollen eye and pharmacist told me to give her a spoon of piriton syrup tonigh

She has got a cold and has started coughing really badly I usually give her benylin night cough but wondered if they are contraindicated

Heathcliffscathy Thu 28-Jul-05 22:18:45

if benylin hasn't got antihistamine in it, would think it would be fine

CountessDracula Thu 28-Jul-05 22:22:58

have worked out it has

poo

Micku5 Thu 28-Jul-05 22:25:37

Is it a dry tickly cough or a chesty one? If it's dry you could just mix up some honey, water and lemon and get her to sip it to soothe the throat.

sallystrawberry Thu 28-Jul-05 22:28:14

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