Is it safe to use Vicks vapor rub for child with G6PD deficiency?
Hi, my 5 month old baby boy has bronchitis according to his pedia..They say Put the vicks vapor rub on the bottom of his feet and cover with socks. Best at night when he is sleeping. is this really helping? and my son has G6PD..is it safe to use vicks vapor rub? Thanks.
Reddish mark on the calf. Itching and tinging. Shingles?
Hello, I have a single red mark on my calf, about 3 inches below the knee. About the size of a small pencil eraser. About 6 weeks ago I was clearing out leaves and thought it was an insect bite? It took awhile to heal, but recently rubbed/ irritated the scar tissue and it is now sort of itchy,...
How can you prevent having phlegm in the morning for a child? Does Vicks Vapor Rub really make them worse? How can you restore your childs voice?
No, Vaporubs do help in reducing the phlegm. You can give him steam inhalations with eucalyptus in it. If child's voice is affected due to the cough he has, there is no need for any intervention , it will get corrected on its own.
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