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How to pick the right allergy medicine for kids

Warmer days, blooming flowers, and itchy eyes — the first signs of spring are officially here.

As allergy kicks into high gear, many parents will be searching for ways to ease their children’s symptoms like sneezing, coughing and congestion.

But it’s not an easy problem to solve, and new research from C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital finds many parents struggle with choosing the right allergy medicine for their children. Dosing, labeling, and a seemingly endless array of options are some of the things that can make picking the right medicine complicated, the research suggests.

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Reference:
Welsh, A. CBS News. (April 17, 2017). How to pick the right allergy medicine for kids. Retrieved from: http://www.cbsnews.com/news/how-to-pick-the-right-allergy-meds-for-kids