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Is it safe to give Ventolin Salbutamol Evohaler for toddlers suffering from wheezing and dry cough?

Hi my 21 months old son got a wheezing breathing along with his cold/dry cough. Doctor presribed him Ventolin Salbutamol Evohaler 100 micrograms. but the instructions says its only for 2 years plus. Is this medicine suitable for my 21 months old son?
Thu, 20 Feb 2014
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Being a Pediatric Surgeon I have safely used Ventolin nebulizer and there is no cause for concern.
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Dr Deepak Kishore
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