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Melatonin for Sleep in Children

Author: Dr. Maida Chen, MedSchoolForParents.com Expert
Paediatricians can prescribe sleep medications, however, use of medication for sleep is not recommended. Watch for Top Tips from Dr. Maida Chen, medschoolforparents.com Expert.
 
 
Sleep specialists would stress the need to understand the underlying causes for insomnia.
 
Occasional use of sleep medication like melatonin can be safe for short periods of time.
 
 
Updated: 03/08/2017
 

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