A male asked:
what drug can be prescribed for a 3 month baby with bronchitis pneumonia?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Jonathan Strutt answered
11 years experience Pediatrics
It depends: That makes things somewhat more clear. Baby's don't get bronchitis, but bronchiolitis (lower airway inflammation). There is no treatment as it is a viral infection, just symptom support. If your baby received an x-ray and the doctor said they have pneumonia, than Amoxicillin is the first line treatment.
Answered on Jun 24, 2014
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