WASHINGTON â€” Since a Food and Drug Administration panel here concluded in October that childrenâ€™s cough and cold medicines should not be used for children younger than 6, sales of the products have dropped over 16% in the four weeks that ended Nov. 3, compared with the previous four-week period and with the same period last year. Sales were tracked by ACNielsen, New York, and reported in the Washington Post. Americans spent $21.1 million on the medications during the four weeks, the most ...
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