Sedating a toddler while sick Cams grannies
These conflicting signals cause her to feel nauseated. The same thing can happen on a plane during turbulence or in a boat riding the ocean swells. Between the congestion and the coughing and the chills, trying to sleep while sick can feel more stressful than restorative.Not to mention that symptoms seem to worsen as bedtime approaches.While Benadryl is considered to be “very safe” when used as directed, its maker (Pfizer) doesn’t “promote any off-label use,” such as using it as a sedative.Another thing to keep in mind is that antihistamines can have the opposite effect in about 10% of kids, making them agitated and hyper-alert. Is it okay to give your young’un something like Benadryl to ‘take the edge off’ when travelling?
Sedation can be used for everything from invasive procedures to a simple tooth cleaning. Sedation dentistry uses medication to help patients relax during dental procedures.
A recent survey over at Baby revealed that 33% of parents would never consider it, 24% said they’ve never needed to, 18% said that they had done it and would do so again, and 20% said that they had considered doing it.