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A 26-year-old female asked:

can i use steam saline solution to loosen my 1mnth old breathing, she has cold and sometimes diffucult to breastfeed?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Nasal saline: A nasal saline spray can help with the nasal congestion and ease the baby's symptoms too.
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Nasal saline: Infant nasal saline drops and cool air mist humidified air may relieve the baby's congestion.

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Last updated Jul 7, 2018

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