The report was published Monday in the July issue of the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine.
"Benadryl is widely used, parents use it, physicians recommend it to help kids sleep," said study lead author Dr. Dan Merenstein, a pediatrics specialist at Georgetown University Medical Center.
"But the bottom line is, it doesn't work," he added.
Monday, July 10, 2006
Benadryl debunked as sleep aid for kids