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A 37-year-old female asked about a female:

A few nights a week my five year old daughter wheezes and coughs. she will also have a blocked nose. her breathing can become rapid too. ?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Airways inflammation: Is what she probably has, upper airways affection causing the blocked nasal passages and possibly sinus affection, and lower airways inflammation manifested by cough and wheezing, especially at night. Try to identify triggers: smoking, pets, dust, pollens, etc..she'll need good evaluation, see her doctor or an allergist, if you have access to.Meanwhile,saline nasal washes,bronchodilators, goodluck
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