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Chesty Cough Medicine - which one??!!

(4 Posts)
Betty1970 Fri 12-Aug-05 11:49:44

Hello, my poor dd (2.2) has a chesty cough, and I am yet to find a cough medicine that actually works. Can anyone recommend one .... please!

Betty1970 Mon 15-Aug-05 11:39:58

Anyone???

jampots Mon 15-Aug-05 11:40:36

Benylin?

or Covonia is delicious for adults - imagine kids would hate it though

suedonim Mon 15-Aug-05 17:48:30

I don't think any cough mixture really works on the cough. There was a recent study which showed that any benefit from cough medicine was due to the soothing effect on the throat, so you could give something plain like honey, glycerin and lemon. Hope she's better soon.

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