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Limits Urged On The Use Of Codeine To Stop Kids’ Coughs And Pain

The Food and Drug Administration has issued a report advising pediatricians and parents that children and most teenagers suffering from pain or a cough should not be prescribed drugs that contain codeine. The FDA also advises against giving children over-the-counter cough medication containing codeine.

“Although the administration of products containing codeine to children has dropped . . . → Read More: Limits Urged On The Use Of Codeine To Stop Kids’ Coughs And Pain