Can 9 month old take benadryl?

Benadryl is okay for a 9month old and will help the coughing more than any other product you can give him. (my husband is a pharmacist by the way, so I know my stuff! ;)) If you want to double check again then I would call a different pharmacist or I would call a local ask-a-nurse line, most hospitals have them for free and they are answered by registered nurses.

How young can you give babies Benadryl? Benadryl and generic diphenhydramine are not approved for use in children younger than age 2. If they are in a combination cold medicine, they should not be given to a child younger than 4.

What age can you get Benadryl? Adult Benadryl oral products are approved for treating allergies or cold symptoms in children ages six years and older. Topical (skin) products are approved for use in children ages two years and older.

Is it safe for infants to take Benadryl? Benadryl is generally not safe to give to babies or infants under 2 years old at home. Sometimes, people can safely give infants aged 2 to 5 small doses of Benadryl, but only when a doctor advises them to do so.

How much Benadryl can you give a baby? Give your child 0.5 mg of Benadryl per pound as an initial dose as needed for allergy symptoms or a rash. Repeat this dose every four to six hours as necessary.

Is it safe for infants to take Benadryl?

Is it safe for infants to take Benadryl? Benadryl is generally not safe to give to babies or infants under 2 years old at home. Sometimes, people can safely give infants aged 2 to 5 small doses of Benadryl, but only when a doctor advises them to do so.

How much Benadryl can you give a baby? Give your child 0.5 mg of Benadryl per pound as an initial dose as needed for allergy symptoms or a rash. Repeat this dose every four to six hours as necessary.

What is the safe dosage for Benadryl? It is often given in a dose of 10 to 20 mg. So, for most people, it is considered safe to take one to two tablets of Benadryl Allergy Plus Congestion, with a maximum daily dose of six tablets.

What age can you get Benadryl? Adult Benadryl oral products are approved for treating allergies or cold symptoms in children ages six years and older. Topical (skin) products are approved for use in children ages two years and older.