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My pediatrician gave me ascoril for my 6 months old but reading it up online it says that it's not recommended for children under 4 years will this affect my baby in any way the dosage she was given was 1.5 ml 2 times daily. I really need an answer.

1 Doctor Answered
Cough is a protective phenomenon. It will not cause any life and death problem. So use cough syrups only if the cough is more troublesome. You can use the ascoril syrup for 6 months. No problem.
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