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UK health watchdog issues warning on cold medicines

Peter Griffin posted in on March 2nd, 2009.

Britain’s healthcare watchdog, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has recommended that parents not give their children over-the-counter cold and flu medicines for fear that the risks of doing so outweigh the benefits. The agency claims there is no “robust evidence” to suggest the products work and side effects of using them can include […]

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