can atarax be given to a 3 month old who has itchy scalp due to cradle cap?

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8 Jul 2009

Sorry but Atarax is not indicated for children that young. It would only be used if it was an extremely urgent situation and only under medical supervision.

You could try putting baby oil on the cradle cap area, that may help.

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