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Can give eight year old child mucinex / adult strength mucinex?

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Can I give my 8 year old 400mg mucinex? Can he take adult strength Mucinex?
Posted Thu, 14 Jun 2012 in Medicines and Side Effects
Answered by Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta 3 hours later
Hello and thanks for the query.
Medical literature states that this medicine should not be used n children below 12 years of age.
I hope to have answered your query however you may revert to me for any other query.
thanks and best of luck.
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