TABLE 1

Baseline Patient Characteristics by Group

CharacteristicA (n = 64)B (n = 62)C (n = 73)D (n = 71)P Value
Age in months (mean ± SD)27.5 ± 13.929 ± 13.530 ± 16.629 ± 14.9.235
Male gender
Number (%)36 (56)26 (36)39 (53)23 (32).018
Days of illness (mean ± SD)2.4 ± 1.43.5 ± 3.12.7 ± 1.62.7 ± 1.8.16
Cough frequency score (mean ± SD)3.72 ± 1.023.76 ± 1.143.68 ± 0.93.58 ± 0.82.73
Cough severity score (mean ± SD)3.66 ± 0.963.71 ± 1.083.75 ± 0.913.55 ± 0.77.59
Cough bother score (mean ± SD)3.78 ± 1.153.85 ± 1.133.85 ± 1.053.70 ± 1.07.84
Child sleep score (mean ± SD)3.72 ± 1.403.61 ± 1.313.49 ± 1.323.69 ± 1.19.74
Parental sleep score (mean ± SD)3.75 ± 1.603.66 ± 1.383.75 ± 1.263.70 ± 1.35.98
Combined symptom score (mean ± SD)18.63 ± 5.6218.60 ± 5.0018.48 ± 4.5918.23 ± 4.55.96
  • A, eucalyptus honey; B, citrus honey; C, labiatae honey; D, silan date extract.