For acute symptoms dissolve 15 drops in the mouth every 30 minutes reducing to three to four times daily upon improvement. Continue until symptoms are relieved. For children one to ten years old use 1/2 the adult dose. Take product at least 20 minutes before or after food or beverage. For ease of delivery, remedies can be diluted in two tablespoons of pure water. If symptoms persist or worsen for more than seven days consult a licensed practitioner.